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Details for: (07.064) Heptan-2,3-dione

FL No 07.064
In register Yes
Flavis name Heptan-2,3-dione
Chemical group number 10
Chemical group name Secondary aliphatic saturated or unsaturated alcohols/ketones/ketals/esters with a second secondary or tertiary oxygenated functional group.
CAS No 96-04-8
CE No 2044
JECFA N0 415
FEMA No 2543
Systematic name 2,3-Heptanedione
Synonyms Acetyl pentanoyl; Acetyl valeryl; Valeryl acetyl
Evaluation No further evaluation needed
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.