Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 631
BRI Product Name: ETHYL AMYL KETONE
CAS Number: 106-68-3
FEMA Number: 2803
EU FLAVIS Number: 07.062
China GB Number: S0259
Molecular Weight: 128.22
Molecular Formula: C8H16O   


Synonyms: 3-Octanone
Amyl ethyl ketone
EAK
ETHYL AMYL KETONE
Ethyl pentyl ketone
CAS Name: 3-Octanone

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: Sweet, ripe banana odor.
Fragrance Use: Used in chypre and carnation compositions.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 0.1% - 2%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 4 hours
Taste Description: Characteristic blue cheese, fermented.
Flavor Use: Very good for a variety of flavor types, including skin notes for peach, fermented notes of mushroom, and also great for pineapple, dairy, and wine.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 1 - 20 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 98.0%
Appearance: colorless liquid
Acid Value: 2.0 mg KOH/g(max)
Refractive Index: 1.413 : 1.418 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.816 : 0.823 at 25 deg C
Additives: None

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 125 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 167.50 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Almost insoluble in water.
Log P: 2.22
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(203-423-0) ENCS PICCS SWISS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2914.19.0000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: YES WHEN SHIPPED VIA AIR/OCEAN

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: 05/04/2011