Internal ref no.: 01783

General data

Internal ref no. 01783  CAS No. 0000774-64-1 
Chemical name 3,4-Dimethyl-5-pentylidenefuran-2(5H)-one
Purity of the named substance at least 95% unless otherwise specified At least 93%; secondary component 1-2% 3,4-dimethyl 5-ketobutanoic acid gamma-lactone 
FL No. 10.042 CoE No. 11873
JECFA No. Flavouring type substances  
Mixture No  
Notes Evaluation completed by the Authority (opinion ref: EFSA Journal 2013;11(7):3304): Additional scientific data required. 
Reference body EFSA  

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Authorisation of the use of this flavouring in Food Flavourings

The flavouring without footnotes is authorised to be used in the following category(ies). / The flavouring with footnotes may be placed on the market in the following category(ies):

Footnotes 2 additional scientific data shall be submitted by 31 december 2012

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