Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 455
BRI Product Name: gamma-DODECALACTONE FCC
CAS Number: 2305-05-7
FEMA Number: 2400
EU FLAVIS Number: 10.019
Molecular Weight: 198.31
Molecular Formula: C12H22O2   


Synonyms: 2(3H)-Furanone, dihydro-5-octyl-
4-Dodecanolide
4-Hydroxydodecanoic acid, gamma-lactone
5-Octyldihydrofuran-2(3H)-one
gamma-DODECALACTONE FCC
gamma-Octylbutyrolactone
CAS Name: 2(3H)-Furanone, dihydro-5-octyl-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A waxy, fatty, sweet aroma with green rind-like undertones.
Fragrance Use: Lends a warm creamy note to fragrances.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 1% - 12%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 2 weeks
Flavor Use: Used for sweet creamy notes in watermelon, cream, peach, coconut and maple flavors.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 25 ppm

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 97.0%
Appearance: colorless to yellow liquid
Acid Value: 1.0 mg KOH/g(max)
Refractive Index: 1.451 : 1.456 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.933 : 0.938 at 25 deg C
Additives: None

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 230 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 311.45 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 3.549
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(218-971-6) 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: 60 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: 05/06/2016