Agent Name

Piperonyl isobutyrate

CAS Number

5461-08-5

Formula

C12-H14-O4

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

1,3-Benzodioxol-5-ylmethyl 2-methylpropanoate; 3,4-Methylenedioxybenzyl 2-methylpropanoate; Heliotropyl 2-methylpropanoate; Piperonyl 2-methylpropanoate; Propanoic acid, 2-methyl-, 1,3-benzodioxol-5-ylmethyl ester; 1,3-Benzodioxol-5-ylmethyl isobutyrate; [ChemIDplus] 3,4-Methylenedioxybenzyl isobutyrate; [JECFA]

Category

Food Additives

Description

Liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a flavoring agent; [FDA]

Comments

Safe when used as a flavoring agent in food; [JECFA] May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

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