Internal ref no.: 00871

General data

Internal ref no. 00871  CAS No. 0000502-47-6 
Chemical name Citronellic acid
Purity of the named substance at least 95% unless otherwise specified At least 90%; secondary components 5-8% citronellal, citronellyl, neryl, and geranyl acetate esters and other naturally occurring terpenes 
FL No. 08.036 CoE No. 616
JECFA No. 1221 Flavouring type substances  
Mixture No  
Reference body EFSA  

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