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Details for: (09.125) Isobutyl propionate

FL No 09.125
In register Yes
Flavis name Isobutyl propionate
Chemical group number 02
Chemical group name Branched-chain primary aliphatic alcohols/aldehydes/acids, acetal and esters with esters containing branched-chain alcohols and acetals containing branched-chain aldehydes. No aromatic or heteroaromatic moiety as a component of an ester or acetal.
CAS No 540-42-1
CE No 406
JECFA N0 148
FEMA No 2212
Systematic name 2-Methylpropyl propanoate
Synonyms Butyl iso propionate; Isobutyl 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.