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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Methyl 1-acetoxycyclohexyl ketone
Synonym(s) 1-Acetoxy-1-acetylcyclohexane
Latest JECFA evaluation 2001 (Session 57)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name 1-Acetylcyclohexyl acetate
JECFA number 442
CAS number 52789-73-8
FEMA number 3701
COE number
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 184.24
Chemical formula C10H16O3
Physical form/odour colourless, oily liquid with a sweet fruity, floral, honey odour
Solubility slightly soluble in water, soluble in alcohols and oils
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 67° (3 mm Hg)
Assay min % 99%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.46
Specific gravity 1.04
Other requirements