Technical Data Sheet (Special Order Product)

BRI Product Number: 443
BRI Product Name: 2-METHYL-4-PENTENOIC ACID
CAS Number: 1575-74-2
FEMA Number: 3511
EU FLAVIS Number: 08.059
China GB Number: S1184
Molecular Weight: 114.14
Molecular Formula: C6H10O2   


Synonyms: 2-METHYL-4-PENTENOIC ACID
4-Pentenoic acid, 2-methyl-
CAS Name: 4-Pentenoic acid, 2-methyl-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A cheese-like aroma.
Fragrance Use: Used as an enhancer for fruity fragrances.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: Traces - 1%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 8 hours
Taste Description: Creamy mouth feel, with strawberry jam notes.
Flavor Use: Strawberry jam and dairy flavors.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 2 - 20 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 99.0%
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid
Refractive Index: 1.426 : 1.436 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.944 : 0.956 at 25 deg C
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.10%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 200 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 194.30 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Slightly soluble in water.
Log P: 1.84
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(216-404-7) ENCS
RIFM Monograph: NO
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: NO
Export Tariff Code: 2916.19.6000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: YES

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass or Plastic
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: 12/13/2018