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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Propylamine
Synonym(s) 1-Aminopropane;Monopropylamine
Latest JECFA evaluation 2005 (Session 65)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name Propylamine
JECFA number 1580
CAS number 107-10-8
FEMA number 4237
COE number
FLAVIS number 11.004
Molecular weight 59.11
Chemical formula C3H9N
Physical form/odour Colourless to yellow liquid; Aggressive ammonia aroma
Solubility Soluble in water
Solubility in ethanol Soluble
Boiling point (°C) 48°
Assay min % 95%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.384-1.390
Specific gravity 0.714-0.720
Other requirements
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