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Details for: (10.019) Dodecano-1,4-lactone

FL No 10.019
In register Yes
Flavis name Dodecano-1,4-lactone
Chemical group number 09
Chemical group name Primary aliphatic saturated or unsaturated alcohols/aldehydes/ acids/acetals/esters with a second primary, secondary or tertiary oxygenated functional group including aliphatic lactones.
CAS No 2305-05-7
CE No 2240
JECFA N0 235
FEMA No 2400
Systematic name Dodecanoic acid, 4-hydroxy-, lactone
Synonyms gamma-Dodecalactone; Dodecanolide-1,4; gamma-n-octyl-gamma-n-butyrolactone
Evaluation No further evaluation needed
Needed Tox
Remarks JECFA evaluted gamma-dodecalactone (CASrn as in Register). Register CASrn refers to the racemate
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.