Internal ref no.: 00229

General data

Internal ref no. 00229  CAS No. 0007540-51-4 
Chemical name (-)-3,7-Dimethyl-6-octen-1-ol
Purity of the named substance at least 95% unless otherwise specified At least 90% cis-isomer; secondary components 2-6% di-unsaturated and saturated C10 alcohols, 2-4% citronellyl acetate and 2-3% citronellal 
FL No. 02.229 CoE No.
JECFA No. Flavouring type substances  
Mixture No  
Notes Footnote 1 removed (Regulation (EU) No 985/2013 (JO L273, 15.10.2013, p 18))
Reference body  

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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):

Applications for authorisation

  Application reference no. Categories Application date AAP decision Application status Legislation
» Modification introduced by the COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) No 985/2013
  • All categories of flavoured foods (0)
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