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W275204

Sigma-Aldrich

Methyl valerate

≥99%, FG

Synonym(s):
Methyl pentanoate
Linear Formula:
CH3(CH2)3CO2CH3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
116.16
FEMA Number:
2752
Beilstein:
1741905
EC Number:
Council of Europe no.:
588
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
Flavis number:
9.182

Quality Level

biological source

synthetic

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 172.515

assay

≥99%

refractive index

n20/D 1.397 (lit.)

bp

128 °C (lit.)

density

0.875 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

fruity; sweet

SMILES string

CCCCC(=O)OC

InChI

1S/C6H12O2/c1-3-4-5-6(7)8-2/h3-5H2,1-2H3

Inchi Key

HNBDRPTVWVGKBR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Methyl valerate is a volatile flavor compound found in acerola fruit, strawberry and pineapple.

Packaging

1 kg in glass bottle
4, 9 kg in steel drum

Pictograms

FlameExclamation mark

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Flam. Liq. 3 - Skin Sens. 1B

Storage Class Code

3 - Flammable liquids

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

84.2 °F

Flash Point(C)

29 °C

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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Certificate of Origin

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