Agent Name

Sucralose

CAS Number

56038-13-2

Formula

C12-H19-Cl3-O8

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

1',4,6'-Trichlorogalactosucrose; 1,6-Dichloro-1,6-dideoxy-beta-D-fructofuranosyl 4-chloro-4-deoxy-alpha-D-galactopyranoside; 1,6-Dichloro-1,6-dideoxy-beta-D-fructofuranosyl-4-chloro-4-deoxy-alpha-D-galactopyranoside; 4,1',6'-Trichloro-4,1',6'-trideoxy-galacto-sucrose; Splenda; Trichlorogalacto-sucrose; Trichlorogalactosucrose; 1,6-Dichloro-1,6-dideoxy-beta-D-fructofuranosyl 4-chloro-4-deoxy-alpha-D-galactose; alpha-D-Galactopyranoside, 1,6-dichloro-1,6-dideoxy-beta-D-fructofuranosyl 4-chloro-4-deoxy-; [ChemIDplus] TGS; [Merck Index]

Category

Disaccharides

Description

Syrup; Anhydrous form is solid; [Merck Index] White to off-white solid; [HSDB] White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Chlorinated derivative of sucrose; Used as a non-nutritive sweetener; [Merck Index]

Comments

No teratogenicity observed in rats or rabbits at high maternal doses; [REPROTOX] Acceptable daily intake (ADI) of 0-15 mg/kg; [JECFA] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.25E-14 mm Hg

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