W245100 Sigma-Aldrich

Ethyl palmitate

≥95%, FG

Synonym: Ethyl hexadecanoate, Palmitic acid ethyl ester

  • CAS Number 628-97-7

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)14COOC2H5

  • Molecular Weight 284.48

  •  FEMA Number 2451

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1782663

  •  EC Number 211-064-6

  •  Council of Europe no. 634

  •  MDL number MFCD00008996

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24901097

  •  Flavis number 9.193



Related Categories Alphabetical Listings, Certified Food Grade Products, E - H, E-F, E-G,
Quality Level   FOOD SAFE ELITE
biological source   synthetic
grade   FG
  follows IFRA guidelines
reg. compliance   EU Regulation 1223/2009
  FDA 21 CFR (117)
  EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 178/2002
assay   ≥95%
refractive index   n20/D 1.440(lit.)
bp   192-193 °C/10 mmHg(lit.)
mp   24-26 °C (lit.)
density   0.857 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
Agency/Method   meets purity specifications of JECFA
Documentation   see Safety & Documentation for available documents
Organoleptic   creamy; milk; waxy
food allergen   no known allergens
fragrance allergen   no known allergens



1 kg in glass bottle

250 g in glass bottle

5, 10 kg in poly drum

General description

Ethyl palmitate is a one of the major volatile compounds found in cooked rice and Luzhou-flavor raw liquor. It occurs naturally in licorice root and chamomile.

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