Fl@vouring substances

Details for: (02.006) Octan-1-ol

FL No 02.006
In register Yes
Flavis name Octan-1-ol
Chemical group number 01
Chemical group name Straight-chain primary aliphatic alcohols/aldehydes/acids, acetals and esters with esters containing saturated alcohols and acetals containing saturated aldehydes. No aromatic or heteroaromatic moiety as a component of an ester or acetal.
CAS No 111-87-5
CE No 54
FEMA No 2800
Systematic name 1-Octanol
Synonyms Alcohol C-8; n-Octyl alcohol; Heptyl carbinol; Caprylic alcohol; Capryl alcohol; pri.-Octyl alcohol
Evaluation No further evaluation needed
Needed Tox
Ref short JECFA, 1999b
Reference JECFA, 1999b. Evaluation of certain food additives and contaminants. Forty-ninth report of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives. Rome, 17-26 June 1997. WHO Technical Report Series, no. 884. Geneva.