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Details for: (05.004) 2-Methylpropanal

FL No 05.004
In register Yes
Flavis name 2-Methylpropanal
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 78-84-2
CE No 92
JECFA N0 252
FEMA No 2220
Systematic name Propanal, 2-methyl-
Synonyms Isobutanal; Isobutyraldehyde; Butyraldehyde(iso); Butyl iso aldehyde; Isobutyric aldehyde; Isobutyl aldehyde
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.