Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 453
BRI Product Name: gamma-DECALACTONE FCC
CAS Number: 706-14-9
FEMA Number: 2360
EU FLAVIS Number: 10.017
China GB Number: S0628
Molecular Weight: 170.25
Molecular Formula: C10H18O2   


Synonyms: 2(3H)-Furanone, 5-hexyldihydro-
4-Decanolide
4-Hydroxydecanoic acid, gamma-lactone
5-Hexyldihydrofuran-2(3H)-one
Decan-4-olide
gamma-DECALACTONE FCC
gamma-Hexylbutyrolactone
CAS Name: 2(3H)-Furanone, 5-hexyldihydro-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A fruity, peachy character.
Fragrance Use: Used in gardenia perfumes.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 1% - 8%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 1 week
Taste Description: Sweet, creamy, lactone character.
Flavor Use: Lactone notes for a variety of flavors, especially cream and other sweet dairy flavors. Useful for fruit flavors such as peach, apricot, and mango.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 1 - 10 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 97.0%
Appearance: colorless liquid
Acid Value: 1.0 mg KOH/g(max)
Refractive Index: 1.447 : 1.451 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.949 : 0.954 at 25 deg C
Additives: None

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 277 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 281.72 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 2.57
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(211-892-8) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2932.20.6000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic, Aluminum or Phenolic Lined Steel
Shelf Life: 18 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: 01/20/2014