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Details for: (05.006) 3-Methylbutanal

FL No 05.006
In register Yes
Flavis name 3-Methylbutanal
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 590-86-3
CE No 94
JECFA N0 258
FEMA No 2692
Systematic name Butanal, 3-methyl-
Synonyms Isovaleraldehyde; Isoamyl aldehyde; Amyl iso aldehyde; Isovaleric 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.