Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 963
BRI Product Name: 3-METHYL PENTANOL
CAS Number: 589-35-5
FEMA Number: 3762
EU FLAVIS Number: 02.115
Molecular Weight: 102.18
Molecular Formula: C6H14O   


Synonyms: 1-Pentanol, 3-methyl-
2-Ethyl-4-butanol
3-METHYL PENTANOL
3-Methylpentan-1-ol
CAS Name: 1-Pentanol, 3-methyl-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: An earthy, green odor.
Fragrance Use: For an earthy note in fragrances.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 0.1% - 2%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 8 hours
Taste Description: Sweet, cocoa notes, with slight creamy, vanilla backnotes.
Flavor Use: Cocoa, creamy notes for milk chocolate.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 5-50 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 99.0%
Appearance: colorless liquid
Refractive Index: 1.416 : 1.423 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.821 : 0.829 at 25 deg C
Additives: None

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 138 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 145.86 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 1.75
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(209-644-9) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2905.19.9095
Shipped as Dangerous Good: YES WHEN SHIPPED VIA AIR/OCEAN

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic 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: 03/17/2011