Fl@vouring substances

Details for: (02.003) Isopentanol

FL No 02.003
In register Yes
Flavis name Isopentanol
Chemical group number 02
Chemical group name Branched-chain primary aliphatic alcohols/aldehydes/acids, acetal and esters with esters containing branched-chain alcohols and acetals containing branched-chain aldehydes. No aromatic or heteroaromatic moiety as a component of an ester or acetal.
CAS No 123-51-3
CE No 51
FEMA No 2057
Systematic name 3-Methylbutan-1-ol
Synonyms Isoamyl alcohol; Isopentyl alcohol; Amyl iso alcohol; 3-Methyl-1-butanol; Pentyl iso alcohol; Isobutyl carbinol
Evaluation No further evaluation needed
Needed Tox
Ref short JECFA, 1997a
Reference JECFA, 1997a. Evaluation of certain food additives and contaminants. Forty-sixth report of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives. Geneva, 6-15 February 1996. WHO Technical Report Series, no. 868. Geneva.*