W284300 Aldrich

4-Pentenoic acid

≥98%, stabilized, FG

Synonym: 3-Vinylpropionic acid, Allylacetic acid

  • CAS Number 591-80-0

  • Linear Formula CH2=CHCH2CH2COOH

  • Molecular Weight 100.12

  •  FEMA Number 2843

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1633696

  •  EC Number 209-732-7

  •  Council of Europe no. 2004

  •  MDL number MFCD00004408

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24901344

  •  Flavis number 8.048



Related Categories A-D, Alphabetical Listings, Certified Food Grade Products, Flavors and Fragrances, Halal Certified Products,
biological source   synthetic
grade   FG
reg. compliance   FDA 21 CFR (172.515)
  EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 178/2002
vapor density   >1 (vs air)
assay   ≥98%
contains   α-tocopherol, synthetic as stabilizer
refractive index   n20/D 1.428(lit.)
bp   83-84 °C/12 mmHg(lit.)
mp   −22.5 °C(lit.)
density   0.981 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
Documentation   see Safety & Documentation for available documents
Organoleptic   cheese
food allergen   no known allergens


General description

4-Pentenoic acid is a volatile acid reported to be found in tobacco.

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