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Details for: (09.507) Hexyl 2-methylbutyrate

FL No 09.507
In register Yes
Flavis name Hexyl 2-methylbutyrate
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 10032-15-2
CE No 4132
JECFA N0 208
FEMA No 3499
Systematic name Butanoic acid, 2-methyl-, hexyl ester
Evaluation No further evaluation needed
Needed Tox
Remarks (R) or (S) enantiomer not specified by CASrn in Register
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.