Technical Data Sheet (Special Order Product)

BRI Product Number: 981
BRI Product Name: para-METHOXY CINNAMIC ALDEHYDE (PMCA)
CAS Number: 1963-36-6
FEMA Number: 3567
EU FLAVIS Number: 05.118
Molecular Weight: 162.18
Molecular Formula: C10H10O2   


Synonyms: (* Alt. CAS #) CAS: 24680-50-0; trans-p-Methoxy cinammic aldehyde
2-Propenal, 3-(4-methoxyphenyl)-
3-(4-Methoxyphenyl)-2-propenal
3-(4-Methoxyphenyl)acrylaldehyde
4-Methoxycinnamaldehyde
p-Methoxycinnamaldehyde
para-METHOXY CINNAMIC ALDEHYDE (PMCA)
CAS Name: 2-Propenal, 3-(4-methoxyphenyl)-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A pleasant cinnamon note that is not overpowering.
Fragrance Use: Widely used in spice fragrances.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 1% - 3%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 48 hours
Flavor Use: Adds a sweet, cinnamon note to many applications such as spice blends and oral hygiene flavors.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 20 ppm

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 98.0%
Appearance: yellow crystalline solid
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.50%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 230 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 262.85 C (EPI 4.0)
Melting Point: 55-60 deg C
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 1.9
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS DSL EINECS(217-807-0) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2912.49.9500
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic, Aluminum or Phenolic Lined Steel
Shelf Life: 96 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: 12/13/2018