Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 350
BRI Product Name: trans-2-HEXENAL (LEAF ALDEHYDE) FCC
CAS Number: 6728-26-3
FEMA Number: 2560
EU FLAVIS Number: 05.073; 05.189
China GB Number: S0131
Molecular Weight: 98.15
Molecular Formula: C6H10O   


Synonyms: (* Alt. CAS #) CAS: 505-57-7; 2-Hexenal
2-Hexen-1-al
2-Hexenal
2-Hexenal, (2E)-
e-2-Hexenal
trans-2-HEXENAL (LEAF ALDEHYDE) FCC
CAS Name: 2-Hexenal, (2E)-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A green, citrus, spicy odor.
Fragrance Use: Imparts fresh, green, and natural topnote in fruity floral types.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: Traces - 0.5%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 2 hours
Taste Description: Sweet, green apple.
Flavor Use: Apple, berry, and other fruit flavors. Also citrus flavors, especially orange juice.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 0.1 - 10 PPM
IFRA Status: The following restrictions apply to trans-2-Hexenal: In finished products: C01=0.001%; C02=0.001%; C03=0.002%; C04=0.002%; C05=0.002%; C06=0.02%; C07=0.002%; C08=0.002%; C09=0.002%; C10=0.002%; C11=Not Restricted due to the negligible skin contact from these types of products. Category 11 includes all non-skin contact or incidental skin contact products.

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 98.0%
Appearance: pale yellow liquid
Acid Value: 7.5 mg KOH/g(max)
Refractive Index: 1.445 : 1.449 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.841 : 0.848 at 25 deg C
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.50%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 110 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 146.50 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 1.58
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(229-778-1) ENCS PICCS SWISS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2912.19.9000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: YES

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass or Aluminum
Shelf Life: 24 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: 07/25/2014