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Details for: (12.038) 8-Mercapto-p-menthan-3-one

FL No 12.038
In register Yes
Flavis name 8-Mercapto-p-menthan-3-one
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 38462-22-5
CE No 11789
JECFA N0 561
FEMA No 3177
Systematic name Cyclohexanone, 2-(1-mercapto-1-methylethyl)-5-methyl-;
Synonyms 8-Mercaptomenthone; Thiomenthone
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.*