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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Nonyl isovalerate
Latest JECFA evaluation 1997 (Session 49)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name Nonyl 3-methylbutanoate
JECFA number 201
CAS number 7786-47-2
FEMA number 2791
COE number 447
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 228.37
Chemical formula C14H28O2
Physical form/odour colourless to pale yellow liquid/apple-hazelnut, citrus odour
Solubility soluble in alcohol; insoluble in water
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 264°
Assay min % 97.0%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.427-1.430
Specific gravity 0.853-0.859
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