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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring d-2,8-p-Menthadien-1-ol
Latest JECFA evaluation 2008 (Session 69)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 1-Methyl-4-(1-methylethenyl)-2-cyclohexen-1-ol
JECFA number 1861
CAS number 22771-44-4
FEMA number 4411
COE number
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 153.23
Chemical formula C10H16O
Physical form/odour Colourless to very slightly yellow oily liquid; Terpiniod aroma
Solubility Sparingly soluble in water
Solubility in ethanol Soluble
Boiling point (°C) 247-251°
Assay min % 95%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.484-1.494
Specific gravity 0.936-0.946 (20°)
Other requirements
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