Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 106
BRI Product Name: cis-3-HEXENYL BUTYRATE
CAS Number: 16491-36-4
FEMA Number: 3402
EU FLAVIS Number: 09.270
China GB Number: S0431
Molecular Weight: 170.25
Molecular Formula: C10H18O2   


Synonyms: (Z)-hex-3-enyl butyrate
Butanoic acid, (3Z)-3-hexenyl ester
C-3-HEXENYL BUTYRATE
cis-3-HEXENYL BUTYRATE
Z-3-Hexenyl butyrate
CAS Name: Butanoic acid, (3Z)-3-hexenyl ester

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: Green, sweet, buttery, fruity, with strawberry and apple notes.
Fragrance Use: Powerful, green, cognac notes help many floral types, especially jasmine and ylang-ylang.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: Traces - 3%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 4 hours
Taste Description: Sweet green with dairy notes.
Flavor Use: Adds a buttery ripeness to pear, pineapple, berries, apple, papaya, and other tropical fruits.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 1 - 10 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 98.0% (sum of isomers)
    main isomer: 97.0% min.(cis)
    secondary isomer: 0.1% - 3.0%(trans)
Appearance: colorless liquid
Acid Value: 1.0 mg KOH/g(max)
Refractive Index: 1.429 : 1.434 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.881 : 0.886 at 25 deg C
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.10%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 170 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 216.64 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 3.6
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(240-553-7) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2915.60.0000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic, Aluminum or Phenolic Lined Steel
Shelf Life: 36 months from manufacture date(when stored as recommended)
Recommended Storage: Store tightly sealed under inert gas in a cool, well-ventilated area.

Note: Not for use in Tobacco or Nicotine delivery device applications and/or products
Last Revised: 09/01/2011