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W271500 Sigma-Aldrich

Methyl laurate

≥98%, FG

Synonym: Lauric acid methyl ester, Methyl dodecanoate

  • CAS Number 111-82-0

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)10CO2CH3

  • Molecular Weight 214.34

  •  FEMA Number 2715

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1767780

  •  EC Number 203-911-3

  •  Council of Europe no. 377

  •  MDL number MFCD00008966

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24901280

  •  Flavis number 9.101

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Related Categories Alphabetical Listings, Certified Food Grade Products, Flavors and Fragrances, Halal Certified Products, I - N,
biological source   synthetic
grade   FG
  Halal
reg. compliance   FDA 21 CFR (172.515)
  EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 872/2012
InChI Key   UQDUPQYQJKYHQI-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥98%
refractive index   n20/D 1.431 (lit.)
bp   262 °C/766 mmHg(lit.)
mp   4-5 °C (lit.)
density   0.87 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Agency/Method   meets purity specifications of JECFA
Documentation   see Safety & Documentation for available documents
Organoleptic   coconut; creamy; fatty; soapy
food allergen   no known allergens

Description

General description

Methyl laurate is one of the key volatile flavor compounds in the avocado fruit. It is also reported to occur in Polygonum bistorta L. (snakeroot) and γ-aminobutyric acid (GABA) tea.

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

4, 9 kg in poly drum

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS09  GHS09
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
UN 3082 9 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
1
Flash Point(F) 
239 °F
Flash Point(C) 
115 °C

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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