W203203

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Allyl hexanoate

≥98%, FCC, FG

Synonym(s):
2-Propenyl hexanoate, Allyl caproate
Linear Formula:
CH3(CH2)4CO2CH2CH=CH2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
156.22
FEMA Number:
2032
EC Number:
Council of Europe no.:
2181
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
Flavis number:
9.244
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

biological source

synthetic

grade

FG
Halal
Kosher

Agency/Method

meets purity specifications of JECFA

reg. compliance

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

assay

≥98%

refractive index

n20/D 1.424 (lit.)

bp

75-76 °C/15 mmHg (lit.)

density

0.887 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Documentation

see Safety & Documentation for available documents

Featured Industry

Flavors and Fragrances

Organoleptic

ethereal; fruity; pineapple; sweet

food allergen

no known allergens

SMILES string

CCCCCC(=O)OCC=C

InChI

1S/C9H16O2/c1-3-5-6-7-9(10)11-8-4-2/h4H,2-3,5-8H2,1H3

InChI key

RCSBILYQLVXLJG-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Allyl hexanoate is a volatile flavoring compound with a pineapple flavor. It is naturally found in pineapple, baked potatoes and mushrooms. Allyl hexanoate is used as a flavoring agent in chewing gum, candies and baked goods.

Packaging

4, 20 kg in poly drum
1 kg in poly bottle

Other Notes

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Pictograms

Skull and crossbonesEnvironment

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

UN2810 - class 6.1 - PG 3 - EHS - Toxic, liquids, organic, n.o.s., HI: all

WGK Germany

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

150.8 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

66 °C - closed cup

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Burdock GA
Encyclopedia of Food and Color Additives, 1, 91-91 (1997)
Fenaroli G
Fenaroli's Handbook of Flavor Ingredients, 18-18 (1971)
C Daniels et al.
Clinical neurophysiology : official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology, 112(8), 1523-1530 (2001-07-19)
The aim of the study was to determine how odor processing is altered in patients with unilateral supratentorial brain tumors. Olfactory event-related potentials (OERPs) were evaluated in 10 patients with unilateral brain tumors of the frontal or temporal lobe in...
Burdock GA
Encyclopedia of Food and Color Additives, 1, 91-91 (1997)

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