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Sigma-Aldrich

4-Methylpentanoic acid

≥98%, FCC, FG

Synonym(s):
4-Methylvaleric acid, 4-Methylpentanoic acid, Isocaproic acid
Linear Formula:
(CH3)2CHCH2CH2CO2H
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
116.16
FEMA Number:
3463
Beilstein:
1741912
EC Number:
Council of Europe no.:
10150
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
Flavis number:
8.057
NACRES:
NA.21

biological source

synthetic

Quality Level

grade

FG
Halal
Kosher

Agency

meets purity specifications of JECFA

reg. compliance

EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 178/2002
FCC

assay

≥98%

refractive index

n20/D 1.414 (lit.)

bp

199-201 °C (lit.)

density

0.923 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

application(s)

flavors and fragrances

Documentation

see Safety & Documentation for available documents

food allergen

no known allergens

Organoleptic

cheesy; pungent

SMILES string

CC(C)CCC(O)=O

InChI

1S/C6H12O2/c1-5(2)3-4-6(7)8/h5H,3-4H2,1-2H3,(H,7,8)

InChI key

FGKJLKRYENPLQH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Pictograms

CorrosionSkull and crossbones

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 3 Dermal - Eye Dam. 1 - Skin Corr. 1C

Storage Class Code

6.1A - Combustible, acute toxic Cat. 1 and 2 / very toxic hazardous materials

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

206.6 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

97 °C - closed cup

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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