Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 894
BRI Product Name: ETHYL PALMITATE
CAS Number: 628-97-7
FEMA Number: 2451
EU FLAVIS Number: 09.193
China GB Number: S0510
Molecular Weight: 284.49
Molecular Formula: C18H36O2   


Synonyms: ETHYL HEXADECANOATE
ETHYL PALMITATE
HEXADECANOATE
Hexadecanoic acid, ethyl ester
CAS Name: Hexadecanoic acid, ethyl ester

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A soft, waxy odor.
Fragrance Use: Used for a somewhat balsamic note in vanilla or other sweet fragrances.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 1% - 5%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 2 weeks
Taste Description: Fatty, waxy.
Flavor Use: Great for dairy type flavors. Also can be used for a variety of distilled spirits including whiskey, brandy and wine.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 5 - 50 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 99.0%
Appearance: white solid @<25 deg c
Additives: None

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 230 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 337.13 C (EPI 4.0)
Melting Point: 26-28 deg C
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 7.74
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(211-064-6) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2915.70.0100
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic, Aluminum or Phenolic Lined Steel
Shelf Life: 12 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: 05/09/2017