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Details for: (12.060) Methyl 4-(methylthio)butyrate

FL No 12.060
In register Yes
Flavis name Methyl 4-(methylthio)butyrate
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 53053-51-3
CE No 11526
JECFA N0 474
FEMA No 3412
Systematic name Butanoic acid, 4-(methylthio)-, methyl ester
Synonyms Methyl gamma-methyl mercapto butyrate
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.*