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Online Edition: "Specifications for Flavourings"

Flavouring Ethyl cis-4,7-octadienoate
Latest JECFA evaluation 2000 (Session 55)
Status of specification Full
Chemical name Ethyl (Z)-octa-4,7-dienoate
JECFA number 339
CAS number 69925-33-3
FEMA number 3682
COE number
FLAVIS number
Molecular weight 168.24
Chemical formula C10H16O2
Physical form/odour colourless liquid
Solubility in ethanol
Boiling point (°C) 88° (20 mmHg)
Assay min % 95%
Acid value max
Refractive index 1.440-1.444
Specific gravity 0.901-0.909 (20°)
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