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Sigma-Aldrich

Indole

≥99%, FG

Synonym(s):
1H-Benzo[b]pyrrole
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C8H7N
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
117.15
FEMA Number:
2593
Beilstein:
107693
EC Number:
Council of Europe no.:
560
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
Flavis number:
14.007
NACRES:
NA.21

biological source

synthetic

Quality Level

grade

FG
Fragrance grade
Kosher

Agency

follows IFRA guidelines
meets purity specifications of JECFA

reg. compliance

EU Regulation 1223/2009
EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 178/2002
FDA 21 CFR 117
FDA 21 CFR 172.515

assay

≥99%

impurities

≤250 ppm Hexane, residual (solvent)

bp

253-254 °C (lit.)

mp

51-54 °C (lit.)

application(s)

flavors and fragrances

Documentation

see Safety & Documentation for available documents

food allergen

no known allergens

fragrance allergen

no known allergens

Organoleptic

animal; pungent; floral

SMILES string

c1ccc2[nH]ccc2c1

InChI

1S/C8H7N/c1-2-4-8-7(3-1)5-6-9-8/h1-6,9H

InChI key

SIKJAQJRHWYJAI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Indole is one of the main flavor constituents of green tea.

Packaging

100 g in glass bottle
1 kg in glass bottle
10, 25 kg in poly drum

Biochem/physiol Actions

Taste at 0.3-2 ppm

Other Notes

Natural occurrence: Burley tobacco, butter, coffee, dried bonito, egg, fish, malt, rum, tea, and wine.

Pictograms

Skull and crossbonesEnvironment

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 3 Dermal - Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Aquatic Acute 1 - Eye Irrit. 2

Storage Class Code

6.1C - Combustible, acute toxic Cat.3 / toxic compounds or compounds which causing chronic effects

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

249.8 °F

Flash Point(C)

121 °C

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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Certificate of Origin

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