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Details for: (05.085) Hept-4-enal

FL No 05.085
In register Yes
Flavis name Hept-4-enal
Chemical group number 04
Chemical group name Non-conjugated and accumulated unsaturated straight-chain and branched-chain aliphatic primary alcohols/aldehydes/acids, acetals and esters with esters containing unsaturated alcohols and acetals containing unsaturated alcohols or aldehydes. No aromatic or heteroaromatic moiety as a component of an ester or acetal.
CAS No 6728-31-0
CE No 2124
JECFA N0 320
FEMA No 3289
Systematic name cis-4-Heptenal
Synonyms cis-4-Hepten-1-al; cis-4-Ethylidene butyraldehyde; n-Propylidenebutyraldehyde
Evaluation No further evaluation needed
Needed Tox
Remarks JECFA evaluated 4-heptenal (CASrn as in Register). CASrn in Register refers to the (Z)-isomer.
Ref short JECFA, 2000a
Reference JECFA, 2000a. Evaluation of certain food additives. Fifty-first meeting of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives. Geneva, 9-18 June 1998. WHO Technical Report Series, no. 891. Geneva.