Agent Name

cis-4-Heptenal

CAS Number

6728-31-0

Formula

C7-H12-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

4-Heptenal, (Z)-; cis-4-Hepten-1-al; (Z)-Hept-4-enal; 4-Heptenal, (4Z)-; 4-Heptenal, cis-; [ChemIDplus] (Z)-Hept-4-en-1-al; [JECFA] UN1989

Category

Aldehydes

Description

Clear light yellow liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as flavoring agent or adjuvant; [FDA]

Comments

Safe when used as a flavoring agent in food; [JECFA] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Aldehydes, n.o.s."

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