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Details for: (09.040) Propyl butyrate

FL No 09.040
In register Yes
Flavis name Propyl butyrate
Chemical group number 01
Chemical group name Straight-chain primary aliphatic alcohols/aldehydes/acids, acetals and esters with esters containing saturated alcohols and acetals containing saturated aldehydes. No aromatic or heteroaromatic moiety as a component of an ester or acetal.
CAS No 105-66-8
CE No 266
JECFA N0 150
FEMA No 2934
Systematic name Butanoic acid, propyl ester
Synonyms Propyl butanoate
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.