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Details for: (09.526) Ethyl 2-methylvalerate

FL No 09.526
In register Yes
Flavis name Ethyl 2-methylvalerate
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 39255-32-8
CE No 10616
JECFA N0 214
FEMA No 3488
Systematic name
Synonyms Ethyl 2-methylpentanoate
Evaluation No further evaluation needed
Needed Tox
Remarks JECFA evaluated ethyl 2-methylpentanoate (CASrn 28959-02-6 which corresponds to the (S)-enantiomer). (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.