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Details for: (13.023) Isopentyl 3-(2-furan)propionate

FL No 13.023
In register Yes
Flavis name Isopentyl 3-(2-furan)propionate
Chemical group number 14
Chemical group name Furfuryl and furan derivatives with and without additional side-chain substituents and heteroatoms.
CAS No 7779-67-1
CE No 2092
JECFA N0 1515
FEMA No 2071
Systematic name 3-Methylbutyl 3-(2-furan)propanoate
Synonyms Isoamyl furylpropionate; Isoamyl furfurylacetate; Isoamyl furfurhydracrylate; alpha-Isoamyl furfurylacetate
Evaluation FGE.67
Needed Tox
Remarks The procedure could not be applied to this furan-substituted substance due to concern with respect to available genotoxicity data, formation of possible toxic metabolites and structural similarity to furan which is carcinogenic (JECFA, 2006b).
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