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Details for: (09.046) Octyl butyrate

FL No 09.046
In register Yes
Flavis name Octyl 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 110-39-4
CE No 272
JECFA N0 155
FEMA No 2807
Systematic name Butanoic acid, octyl ester
Synonyms Octyl 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.