Agent Name

Eugenyl formate

CAS Number

10031-96-6

Formula

C11-H12-O3

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Methoxy-4-(2-propenyl)phenyl formate; 4-(2-Propen-1-yl)-2-methoxyphenyl formate; 4-(2-Propenyl)-2-methoxyphenyl formate; 4-Allyl-2-methoxyphenol formate; 4-Allyl-2-methoxyphenyl formate; Eugenol formate; Phenol, 2-methoxy-4-(2-propenyl)-, formate; Phenol, 4-allyl-2-methoxy-, formate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Organic Compounds

Sources/Uses

Used as a flavor ingredient in condiments; [HSDB]

Comments

Safe when used as a flavoring agent in food; [JECFA] Mild irritant in rabbit eye; [RTECS] Emergency treatment: "Eugenol"; [HSDB] See "Eugenol."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00472 mm Hg

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