Product Specification

Product: Maltol, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: 3-HYDROXY-2-METHYL-4-PYRAN-4-ONE, LARIXICIC ACID
   Product Number: 0265600NAT
   FEMA Number: 2656
   CAS Number: 118-71-8

Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: WHITE TO PALE YELLOW CRYSTALS
   Sensory Properties: SWEET, FRUITY ODOR, JAM-LIKE ODOR IN SOLUTION
   Molecular Formula: C6 H6 O32
   Molecular Weight: 126.11
   Purity (by G.C.): >98.0%
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: N/A
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: N/A
   Optical Rotation: N/A
   Acid Value: N/A
   Melting Point (C): 160-164
   Boiling Point (C): N/A
   Flash Point (C) (Closed Cup): >100
   Percent Alcohol (v/v): N/A

Suggested Storage Conditions
  Store at 40-70 F in tightly sealed original containers. Avoid prolonged exposure to light, heat and air.
Shelf Life: 12 months after the last date of QC approval, or date of shipment, under recommended storage conditions or as otherwise noted.

Additional Data

  NONE