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Phenylacetaldehyde

≥95%, FCC, FG

Synonym: α-Tolyaldehyde, 2-Phenylacetaldehyde

  • CAS Number 122-78-1

  • Linear Formula C6H5CH2CHO

  • Molecular Weight 120.15

  •  FEMA Number 2874

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 385791

  •  EC Number 204-574-5

  •  Council of Europe no. 116

  •  MDL number MFCD00006993

  •  eCl@ss 39023706

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24901365

  •  Flavis number 5.030

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Related Categories Alphabetical Listings, Certified Food Grade Products, Flavors and Fragrances, Halal Certified Products, Kosher Certified Products,
biological source   synthetic
grade   FG
  Halal
  Kosher
reg. compliance   FCC
  FDA 21 CFR (172.515)
  EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 178/2002
description   may contain Citric acid
InChI Key   DTUQWGWMVIHBKE-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥95%
refractive index   n20/D 1.535 (lit.)
bp   195 °C
mp   −10 °C (lit.)
density   1.035 g/mL at 25 °C
Agency/Method   meets purity specifications of JECFA
Documentation   see Safety & Documentation for available documents
Organoleptic   chocolate; green; honey; hyacinth
food allergen   no known allergens

Description

General description

Phenylacetaldehyde is an important aroma volatile found in tomato and roses. It has also been identified in potato, roasted cocoa beans and honey. Phenylacetaldehyde is also a potent moth attractant.

Packaging

1 kg in glass bottle

5, 10 kg in composite drum

Biochem/physiol Actions

Taste at 5.0 ppm

Other Notes

Natural occurrence: Apple, apricot, bilbery, cherry, grapefruit, guava, orange peel, peach, raisin, grape, asparagus, blackberry, papaya, melon, cabbage, sweet pepper and celery leaves.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
CY1420000
Flash Point(F) 
188.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
87 °C

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Protocols & Articles

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