Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 831
BRI Product Name: ETHYL VANILLIN PROPYLENE GLYCOL ACETAL
CAS Number: 68527-76-4
FEMA Number: 3838
China GB Number: S1228
Molecular Weight: 224.25
Molecular Formula: C12H16O4   


Synonyms: Ethyl vanillin PGA
ETHYL VANILLIN PROPYLENE GLYCOL ACETAL
Phenol, 2-ethoxy-4-(4-methyl-1,3-dioxolan-2-yl)-
CAS Name: Phenol, 2-ethoxy-4-(4-methyl-1,3-dioxolan-2-yl)-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A vanilla odor with a spicy, clove like undertone.
Fragrance Use: Used to supplement ethyl vanillin; this material is stable in an alkali environment with little discoloration. It can extend ethyl vanillin while reducing discoloration, or extending the time until the product discolors.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 1% - 5%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 2 weeks
Taste Description: Smokey, not creamy-guaiacol.
Flavor Use: Adds smoky, vanilla notes to a variety of flavors, especially milk chocolate.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 5 - 20 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 98.0% (sum of isomers)
    main isomer: 50.0% min.
    secondary isomer: 40.0% - 50.0%
Appearance: slightly yellow viscous liquid
Refractive Index: 1.526 : 1.536 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 1.158 : 1.168 at 25 deg C
Additives: None

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 325 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 332.69 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 1.58
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS NDSL EINECS(271-281-7)
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: NO
Export Tariff Code: 2911.00.5000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

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: 04/30/2020