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W280704

Sigma-Aldrich

Octyl butyrate

≥98%, FG

Synonym(s):
Octyl butanoate
Linear Formula:
CH3CH2CH2CO2(CH2)7CH3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
200.32
FEMA Number:
2807
EC Number:
Council of Europe no.:
272
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
Flavis number:
9.046
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

biological source

synthetic

grade

FG
Halal
Kosher

reg. compliance

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

assay

≥98%

refractive index

n20/D 1.425 (lit.)

bp

224 °C (lit.)

mp

−56 °C (lit.)

density

0.862 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

application(s)

flavors and fragrances

Documentation

see Safety & Documentation for available documents

food allergen

no known allergens

Organoleptic

creamy; green; oily; waxy; fruity; sweet

SMILES string

CCCCCCCCOC(=O)CCC

InChI

1S/C12H24O2/c1-3-5-6-7-8-9-11-14-12(13)10-4-2/h3-11H2,1-2H3

InChI key

PWLNAUNEAKQYLH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

Octyl butyrate is one of the major constituents of the essential oils of Heracleum sphondylium subsp. Ternatum. It occurs naturally in the mature fruit of wild parsnip and muskmelon. Octyl butyrate is also a promising candidate as a lure for yellowjackets.

Packaging

9 kg in composite drum
1 kg in poly bottle

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