Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 856
BRI Product Name: 5-METHYL-2-PHENYL-2-HEXENAL
CAS Number: 21834-92-4
FEMA Number: 3199
EU FLAVIS Number: 05.099
China GB Number: S0133
Molecular Weight: 188.26
Molecular Formula: C13H16O   


Synonyms: 5-METHYL-2-PHENYL-2-HEXENAL
Benzeneacetaldehyde, a-(3-methylbutylidene)-
Cocal
CAS Name: Benzeneacetaldehyde, a-(3-methylbutylidene)-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A distinctive cocoa aroma with mocha undertones.
Fragrance Use: Excellent for adding creamy cocoa, chocolatey notes and enhancing gourmand fragrances.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 2% - 8%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 48 hours
Taste Description: Strong cocoa powder notes.
Flavor Use: Excellent for cocoa/chocolate notes.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 0.5 - 10 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 97.0%
    main isomer: 90.0% min.
Appearance: light yellow liquid
Acid Value: 10.0 mg KOH/g(max)
Refractive Index: 1.528 : 1.537 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.968 : 0.978 at 25 deg C
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.50%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 256 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 280.58 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 3.77
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL EINECS(244-602-3) PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2912.29.0020
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, 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: 02/25/2019