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Triacetin

99%, FCC, FG

Synonym: 1,2,3-Triacetoxypropane, 1,2,3-Triacetylglycerol, Glyceryl triacetate

  • CAS Number 102-76-1

  • Linear Formula (CH3COOCH2)2CHOCOCH3

  • Molecular Weight 218.20

  •  FEMA Number 2007

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1792353

  •  EC Number 203-051-9

  •  MDL number MFCD00008716

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329830433

  •  E Number E 1518

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Properties

Related Categories Alphabetical Listings, Certified Food Grade Products, Flavors and Fragrances, Follows IFRA Guidelines, Halal Certified Products,
biological source   synthetic
grade   FG
  Halal
  Kosher
  follows IFRA guidelines
reg. compliance   EU Regulation 1223/2009
  FCC
  FDA 21 CFR (117)
  FDA 21 CFR (184.1901)
  EU Regulation 1333/2008 & 178/2002
vapor density   7.52 (vs air)
InChI Key   URAYPUMNDPQOKB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   99%
autoignition temp.   809 °F
expl. lim.   1.05 %, 189 °F
  7.73 %, 215 °F
refractive index   n25/D 1.429-1.431 (lit.)
bp   258 °C(lit.)
mp   3 °C (lit.)
density   1.16 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Documentation   see Safety & Documentation for available documents
Organoleptic   clean
food allergen   no known allergens
fragrance allergen   no known allergens

Description

General description

Triacetin is a triester of glycerin and acetic acid that occurs naturally in papaya. It is mainly used as a synthetic flavoring agent in ice-creams, nonalcoholic beverages and baked goods.

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

10, 25 kg in poly drum

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
AK3675000
Flash Point(F) 
280.4 °F
Flash Point(C) 
138 °C

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

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Dr. Luke Grocholl
Quality Assurance Supervisor, Sigma-Aldrich Flavors & Fragrances
Keywords: Food & Beverage, Food Safety, Solvents

Understanding the Complexities of Kosher Ingredients

Introduction What is Kosher Product Considerations for Kosher Certification Kosher's Added Benefit to the Food Industry Sigma-Aldrich's Kosher Experience and Offering
Dr. Luke Grocholl1, Rabbi Gershon Segal

1Dr. Luke Grocholl, Quality Assurance Supervisor, Sigma-Aldrich Flavors & Fragrances
Keywords: Fermentation, Food & Beverage, Safety industry

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