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6-Methyl Coumarin

6-Methyl Coumarin

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Label name

6 - methyl coumarin

Other names

6 - methyl 1. 2 benzopyrone,toncarine.6 methyl benzopyrone

Molecular formula

C10H9O2

Molecular weight

160.17

Cas

92 - 48 - 8

Fema

2699

Einecs

202 - 158 - 8

H. Tariff code

2932.21

Appearance

White crystalline powder

Organoleptic character

Dry herbaceous coconut odour and taste at low concentrations

Physical properties melting range

74°c - 76°c

Flash point

101°c

Analytical GLC- assay

Above 99.0%

Shelf life

12 months in full sealed containers

uses:-

It is one of the most important constituent of coconut flavours. It is also used effectively in nut. caramel, butter. date. fig. root beer etc. Frequently used in various vanilla compositions. Its extra ordinary stability towards heat makes it excellent for flavour meant for baked goods. The concentration in finished productsis usually less than 30 ppm.