Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 456
BRI Product Name: gamma-METHYL DECALACTONE
CAS Number: 7011-83-8
FEMA Number: 3786
EU FLAVIS Number: 10.051
China GB Number: S0650
Molecular Weight: 184.27
Molecular Formula: C11H20O2   


Synonyms: 2(3H)-Furanone, 5-hexyldihydro-5-methyl-
4-Methyl-4-decanolide
4-Methyldecanolide
5-Hexyldihydro-5-methyl-2(3H)-furanone
5-Hexyldihydro-5-methylfuran-2(3H)-one
Dihydrojasmone lactone
gamma-METHYL DECALACTONE
gamma-Methyldecalactone
Lactone of dihydrojasmone
CAS Name: 2(3H)-Furanone, 5-hexyldihydro-5-methyl-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: Pleasant peachy, jasmine, coconut character
Fragrance Use: Used in jasmine and peachy fragrances.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: Traces - 1%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 1 week
Taste Description: Sweet, creamy, lactonic.
Flavor Use: Sweet, creamy notes to a variety of dairy type flavors. Also imparts cream notes for vanilla and coconut flavors.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 10 - 50 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 96.0%
Appearance: colorless liquid
Acid Value: 2.0 mg KOH/g(max)
Refractive Index: 1.444 : 1.453 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.939 : 0.946 at 25 deg C
Additives: None

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 230 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 289.07 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 3.02
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL EINECS(230-291-1) 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: 04/28/2011