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Details for: (12.077) Benzyl methyl sulfide

FL No 12.077
In register Yes
Flavis name Benzyl methyl sulfide
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 766-92-7
JECFA N0 460
FEMA No 3597
Systematic name Benzene, [(methylthio)methyl]-;
Synonyms Sulfide, benzyl methyl; Methylthiomethyl benzene
Evaluation See Remarks
Needed Tox
Remarks JECFA adopted at step B5 (1.5 microgram/person/day) (JECFA, 2000b)
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.*