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Details for: (07.036) alpha-Isomethyl ionone

FL No 07.036
In register Yes
Flavis name alpha-Isomethyl ionone
Chemical group number 08
Chemical group name Secondary alicyclic saturated and unsaturated alcohols/ketones/ketals/esters with ketals containing alicyclic alcohols or ketones and esters containing secondary alicyclic alcohols. Esters may contain aliphatic acyclic or alicyclic acid component.
CAS No 127-51-5
CE No 169
JECFA N0 404
FEMA No 2714
Systematic name 4-(2,6,6-Trimethylcyclohex-2-enyl)-3-methylpent-3-en-2-one
Synonyms 4-(2,6,6-Trimethyl-2-cyclohexen-1-yl)-3-methyl-3-buten-2-one; Methyl-gamma-Ionone; Isomethylionone; Gamma-Methylionone
Evaluation FGE.19
Needed Tox
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.