Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 860
BRI Product Name: 4-METHYL-2-PENTYL-1,3-DIOXOLANE
CAS Number: 1599-49-1
FEMA Number: 3630
EU FLAVIS Number: 06.094
China GB Number: S1074
Molecular Weight: 158.24
Molecular Formula: C9H18O2   


Synonyms: (* Alt. CAS #) CAS: 26563-74-6; 4-Methyl-2-pentyl-1,3-dioxolan
1,3-Dioxolane, 4-methyl-2-pentyl-
2-Amyl-4-methyl-1,3-dioxolane
4-Methyl-2-pentyl-1,3-dioxolan
4-METHYL-2-PENTYL-1,3-DIOXOLANE
FEMA CAS: 26563-74-6
Hexaldehyde propylene glycol acetal
Hexanal propylene glycol acetal
CAS Name: 1,3-Dioxolane, 4-methyl-2-pentyl-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A green, fruity, vegetable odor.
Fragrance Use: Used in fragrances for a green, fruity note.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 2% - 8%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 8 hours
Taste Description: Sweet, fruity, green.
Flavor Use: Sweet fruity notes for all types of fruits, especially pineapple, strawberry.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 1 - 10 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 97.0% (sum of isomers)
    main isomer: 55.0% min.
    secondary isomer: 30.0% - 45.0%
Appearance: colorless liquid
Refractive Index: 1.418 : 1.425 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.893 : 0.900 at 25 deg C
Additives: None

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 150 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 197.85 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 2.49
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL EINECS(216-489-0) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: NO
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2932.99.9000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic, Aluminum or Phenolic Lined Steel
Shelf Life: 30 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: 12/09/2020