Fl@vouring substances

Details for: (12.005) Phenylmethanethiol

FL No 12.005
In register Yes
Flavis name Phenylmethanethiol
Chemical group number 20
Chemical group name Aliphatic and aromatic mono- and di- thiols and mono-, di-, tri,- and poly-sulfides with or without additional oxygenated functional groups.
CAS No 100-53-8
CE No 477
JECFA N0 526
FEMA No 2147
Systematic name Benzenemethanethiol
Synonyms Benzylmercaptan; alpha-Mercaptotoluene; alpha-Toluenethiol; Benzyl hydrosulfide; Benzylthiol; Thiobenzyl alcohol
Evaluation No further evaluation needed
Needed Tox
Ref short JECFA, 2000b
Reference JECFA, 2000b. Evaluation of certain food additives and contaminants. Fifty-third meeting of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives. WHO Technical Report Series no. 896. Geneva, 1-10 June 1999.*