Agent Name

9-Decenoic acid

CAS Number

14436-32-9

Formula

C10-H18-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Caproleic acid; [ChemIDplus] Dec-9-enoic acid; [JECFA]

Category

Organic Acids

Description

Colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a flavoring agent; [FDA]

Comments

Safe when used as a flavoring agent in food; [JECFA] Stabilized with 0.1% a-tocopherol (CAS# 10191-41-0); A skin and strong eye irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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