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Details for: (05.069) 2-Methylpentanal

FL No 05.069
In register Yes
Flavis name 2-Methylpentanal
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 123-15-9
CE No 706
JECFA N0 260
FEMA No 3413
Systematic name Pentanal, 2-methyl-
Synonyms 2-Methylvaleraldehyde
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.