Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 483
BRI Product Name: METHYL HEPTINE CARBONATE
CAS Number: 111-12-6
FEMA Number: 2729
EU FLAVIS Number: 09.158
China GB Number: S1201
Molecular Weight: 154.21
Molecular Formula: C9H14O2   


Synonyms: 2-Octynoic acid, methyl ester
Folione
Methyl 2-octynoate
METHYL HEPTINE CARBONATE
MHC
CAS Name: 2-Octynoic acid, methyl ester

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A green, violet, vegetable, hay-like odor.
Fragrance Use: Very powerful, outdoors, violet foliage, fresh green vegetable odor. Useful in a wide range of odor types.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: Traces - 0.5%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 48 hours
Taste Description: Strong, sweet melon character.
Flavor Use: Melon type flavors, especially cantaloupe and strawberry. Useful for a variety of tea flavors.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 1 - 20 PPM
IFRA Status: Restrictions that apply to MHC in finished pdts: C01=0.003%; C02=0.004%; C03=0.01%; C04=0.01%; C05=0.01%; C06=0.08%; C07=0.008%; C08=0.01%; C09=0.01%; C10=0.01%; C11=Not Restricted due to the negligible skin contactfrom these types of pdts. In pdts w/MHC and MOC, the sum of MHC+MOC cannot exceed the max allowed MHC level. MOC contrib. must comply w/MOC levels.

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 98.0%
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid
Acid Value: 1.0 mg KOH/g(max)
Refractive Index: 1.446 : 1.449 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.919 : 0.924 at 25 deg C
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.10%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 195 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 217.00 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Almost insoluble in water.
Log P: 2.6
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(203-836-6) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: NO
Export Tariff Code: 2916.19.6000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic, Aluminum or Phenolic Lined Steel
Shelf Life: 48 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: 12/02/2011