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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Allyl cyclohexane butyrate
Synonym(s) Allyl cyclohexyl butyrate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2001 (Session 57)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 2-Propenyl 4-cyclohexane butanoate
JECFA number 14
CAS number 7493-65-4
FEMA number 2024
COE number 283
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 210.31
Chemical formula C13H22O2
Physical form/odour Colourless liquid with a fatty pineapple odour
Solubility Insoluble in water, soluble in ethanol, essential oils and flavour chemicals
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 104° (1 mm Hg)
Assay min % 98%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.4608 (20.5°)
Specific gravity 0.943-0.949
Other requirements