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Details for: (08.041) Octadeca-9,12-dienoic acid

FL No 08.041
In register Yes
Flavis name Octadeca-9,12-dienoic acid
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 60-33-3
CE No 694
JECFA N0 332
FEMA No 3380
Systematic name 9,12-Octadecadienoic acid, (Z,Z)-
Synonyms Linoleic acid; Linoleic and Linolenic acids
Evaluation No further evaluation needed
Needed Tox
Remarks Register name to be changed to Linoleic acid
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.