Technical Data Sheet (Special Order Product)

BRI Product Number: 487
BRI Product Name: METHYL 2-OCTENOATE (HIGH TRANS)
CAS Number: 2396-85-2
FEMA Number: 3712
China GB Number: S1047
Molecular Weight: 156.23
Molecular Formula: C9H16O2   


Synonyms: (* Alt. CAS #) CAS: 7367-81-9; Methyl oct-2(trans)-enoate
2-Octenoic acid, methyl ester
METHYL 2-OCTENOATE (HIGH TRANS)
CAS Name: 2-Octenoic acid, methyl ester

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A green, cooked fruit, pear-like odor.
Fragrance Use: A good note for air fresheners.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 1% - 5%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 1 hour
Flavor Use: Used in baked goods, gelatins, puddings and beverages.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 20 ppm

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 97.0% (sum of isomers)
    main isomer: 95.0% min.
    secondary isomer: 0.1% - 5.0%(isomers)
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid
Refractive Index: 1.437 : 1.447 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.894 : 0.904 at 25 deg C
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.10%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 175 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 197.05 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 3.1
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS NDSL ECL EINECS(219-259-8)
RIFM Monograph: NO
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2916.19.6000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic, 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: 12/14/2020