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Details for: (09.124) Butyl propionate

FL No 09.124
In register Yes
Flavis name Butyl propionate
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 590-01-2
CE No 405
JECFA N0 143
FEMA No 2211
Systematic name Propanoic acid, butyl ester
Synonyms Butyl propanoate
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.