Product Specification

Product: Methyl Cyclopentenolone, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: MAPLE LACTONE, CYCLOTENE, MELLENE
   Product Number: 0270000NAT
   FEMA Number: 2700
   CAS Number: 765-70-8

Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: OFF-WHITE TO BROWN CRYSTALLINE POWDER
   Sensory Properties: MAPLE, NUTTY, CARAMEL CHARACTERS
   Molecular Formula: C6 H8 O2
   Molecular Weight: 112.13
   Purity (by G.C.): 95.0% MINIMUM
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: NOT APPLICABLE
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: NOT APPLICABLE
   Optical Rotation: NOT DETERMINED
   Acid Value: NOT DETERMINED
   Melting Point (C): 104 - 108
   Boiling Point (F): >230 (ANHYDROUS)
   Flash Point (C) (Closed Cup): > 110
   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