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Hexyl butyrate

≥98%, FG

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Synonym(s):
Hexyl butanoate
Linear Formula:
CH3CH2CH2CO2(CH2)5CH3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
172.26
FEMA Number:
2568
EC Number:
Council of Europe no.:
271
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
Flavis number:
9.045
NACRES:
NA.21

biological source

synthetic

Quality Level

grade

FG
Fragrance grade
Halal
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

≥98%

refractive index

n20/D 1.417 (lit.)

bp

205 °C (lit.)

density

0.851 g/mL at 25 °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

green; waxy; fruity; sweet

SMILES string

CCCCCCOC(=O)CCC

InChI

1S/C10H20O2/c1-3-5-6-7-9-12-10(11)8-4-2/h3-9H2,1-2H3

InChI key

XAPCMTMQBXLDBB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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grade

FG, Fragrance grade, Halal, Kosher

grade

FG, Fragrance grade, Halal, Kosher

grade

FG, Fragrance grade, Halal, Kosher, natural

grade

FG, Fragrance grade, Halal, Kosher, natural

agency

follows IFRA guidelines, meets purity specifications of JECFA

agency

follows IFRA guidelines, meets purity specifications of JECFA

agency

follows IFRA guidelines, meets purity specifications of JECFA

agency

follows IFRA guidelines, meets purity specifications of JECFA

assay

≥98%

assay

≥97%

assay

≥98%

assay

≥98%

refractive index

n20/D 1.417 (lit.)

refractive index

n20/D 1.424 (lit.)

refractive index

n20/D 1.411 (lit.)

refractive index

n20/D 1.406 (lit.)

bp

205 °C (lit.)

bp

245-246 °C (lit.)

bp

184-185 °C (lit.)

bp

164-165 °C (lit.)

General description

Hexyl butyrate occurs naturally in apples and yellow passion fruit. It is one of the main volatile chemicals released by the plant bug, Lygus hesperus and Lygus lineolaris when they are attacked or disturbed.

Storage Class Code

10 - Combustible liquids

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

177.8 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

81 °C - closed cup

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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Production and predator-induced release of volatile chemicals by the plant bug Lygus hesperus.
Byers JA.
Journal of Chemical Ecology, 32(10), 2205-2218 (2006)
Post?harvest changes in some volatile flavour constituents of yellow passion fruit (Passiflora edulis f. flavicarpa).
Narain N & Bora PS
Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 60(4), 529-530 (1992)
Solid phase microextraction for quantitative headspace sampling of apple volatiles.
Matich AJ, et al.
Analytical Chemistry, 68(23), 4114-4118 (1996)
Volatile compounds released by disturbed and calm adults of the tarnished plant bug, Lygus lineolaris.
Wardle AR, et al.
Journal of Chemical Ecology, 29(4), 931-944 (2003)
Zhilin Zhang et al.
Journal of insect science (Online), 14 (2014-12-21)
The morphological structure of the metathoracic scent glands (MTGs) in Adelphocoris suturalis was observed by utilizing scanning electron microscope (SEM). Also, the secretions of MTGs in male and female were analyzed by using gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS). The result showed

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