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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Allyl 10-undecenoate
Synonym(s) Allyl 10-undecenylate
Latest JECFA evaluation 1996 (Session 46)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 2-Propenyl 10-undecenoate
JECFA number 9
CAS number 7439-76-7
FEMA number 2044
COE number 442
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 224.34
Chemical formula C14H24O2
Physical form/odour Colourless oily liquid with a fatty coconut/pineapple odour and a rum-like background
Solubility Insoluble in water, soluble in ethanol, propylene glycol and organic solvents
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 180° (30mm Hg)
Assay min % 98.0
Acid value max 1
Refractive index 1.448 (30°)
Specific gravity 0.8802 (30°)
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