CAS 118-71-8 Flavor Healthy Chemical Food Additives Maltol 3-hydroxy-2-methyl-4-pyrone
1. Basic Info.
product name: Maltol
Delivery: Within 24 Hours After Payment Confirmed
Shipping: Express Courier(EMS,DHL,UPS,TNT,FedEx)l
Packing: 25kg/ Drum or as Required
HS Code: 29153900
Production Capacity: 100000kg/Month
2. Product Description
Synonyms:2-hydroxy-3-methyl-4H-pyran-4-one (maltol);2-Methyl pyromeconic acid;2-Methyl-3-hydroxy-.gamma.-pyranone;2-Methyl-3-hydroxy-4-pyrone;2-Methyl-3-hydroxy-gamma.-pyranone;2-Methyl-3-hydroxypyrone;2-Methyl-3-oxy-gamma-pyrone;2-Methylpromeconicacid
Product Categories:Food and Feed Additive;Food & Feed ADDITIVES;Heterocycles;Food & Flavor
Additives;Aromatics;Miscellaneous Reagents;C3 to C6;Cichorium intybus (Chicory);Building Blocks;
Carbonyl Compounds;Chemical Synthesis;Ketones;Nutrition Research
Chemical Properties:white crystalline powder
Usage:A fragrance molecule used in flavor enhancers and fragrances.
General Description:White crystalline powder with a fragrant caramel-butterscotch odor. pH (5% aqueous solution) 5.3.
Air & Water Reactions:May be sensitive to prolonged exposure to light and air. Somewhat soluble in water at room temperature. Freely soluble in hot water [Merck]. Slightly soluble in cold water.
Reactivity Profile:3-Hydroxy-2-methyl-4H-pyran-4-one is weakly acidic. Reacts with bases. May react with reducing agents. Volatile with steam.
Fire Hazard Flash point data on 3-Hydroxy-2-methyl-4H-pyran-4-one are not available; however, 3-Hydroxy-2-methyl-4H-pyran-4-one is probably combustible.
||Write powder or needle Crystals
|Assay (as C6H6O3)
|Heavy Metal(as pb)
|Residue on ignition
|The products have passed the ualysis sccording to FCC(IV)
Maltol, is a kind of broad-spectrum flavor-enhancing agent. It can be prepared into essence, essence for tobacco, cosmetics essence, etc..
Maltol is widely used in the industries including foods, drinks, tobaccos, wine making, cosmetics and