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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Octyl isovalerate
Latest JECFA evaluation 1997 (Session 49)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name Octyl 3-methylbutanoate
JECFA number 200
CAS number 7786-58-5
FEMA number 2814
COE number 446
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 274.35
Chemical formula C13H26O2
Physical form/odour colourless liquid/apple-pineapple odour
Solubility soluble in alcohol; insoluble in water
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 245°
Assay min % 98.0%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.418-1.420
Specific gravity 0.86 (20°/20°)
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