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  • CAS No.: 80-71-7
  • Other Names: MCP
  • MF: C6H8O2
  • EINECS No.: 201-303-2
  • FEMA No.: 2700
  • Place of Origin: Henan, China (Mainland)
  • Type: Natural Flavour & Fragrances, flavoring agents, preservtives,stablizer
  • Natural Variety: Plant Extract
  • Usage: Daily Flavor, Food Flavor, Tobacco Flavor, Other
  • Purity: 99%
  • Brand Name: OEM
  • HS code: 2914400000

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Packaging Details drum/bag
Delivery Time By vessel within 10 working day after receipt of the deposit


Sweet nut-like flavor with a maple tree or lovage like odor. When the diluted solution was the same as maple sugar

This product smells sweet like fruits,is a wide spectrum flavor and sweetness enhancer,widely used in edible essence,tobacco,bakery food,icecream,beverage,flavoring,pastries.It can also be used to produce essence for special purposeds such s coffee,chcolate,nuts. It will bring extremely deliciious taste to food, or improve fragrance and taste of tobacco,promote their savor and quality.


Application: It is a broad-spectrum food flavor enhancer with nuts, maple and walnut’s fragrance. It can be used in beverage as flavor to enhance its aroma or sweetness. Added in cigarette as flavor to improve its aroma and increase its quality as modifier and moderator. It also can be used in wine, nuts, pastry, candy meat, detergent and cosmetics. Generally after dissolved or diluted, it is added into food with other flavor in the later period of production.

Standard: QB/T2641-2004, CAC, JECFA418


White crystalline powder, soluble in ethanol (5ML / G), propanol and propylene glycol, slightly soluble in most of the non-volatile oil, 1g soluble in 72ML of water, soluble in boiling water, easy sublimation pressure of distilled water will break down, contact alkali and iron will change color.


Sensory characteristics  

Sweet nut-like flavor with a maple tree or lovage like odor. When the diluted solution was the same as maple sugar, licorice flavor. Sweet, a charm, enjoyable and exciting.


Presence of natural 

In the pyrolysis process of wood can be formed, but also in the corresponding tar. In fenugreek oil and coffee, high-quality tobacco leaf volatiles can be detected.



It employ QB/T2641-2004 standards,also complies with US FCC-IV standard


Packing: 25KG drum, 0.5KG tin x 24/carton.

Storage: Stored in dry, black and ventilated warehouse. Away from air pollution or source of ignition.

Shelf Life: 12 months

Origin: China



Inspected results (CAC, JECFA418)


White crystalline powder


Sweet flavor as nuts, licorice aroma

Ketone Content %

95.0 max

Melting range°C


Solubility (25°C)

1g dissolved in 5 ml 90% ethanol

Water %

0.5 max

Loss on drying %

0.10 max

Heavy metal (Pb) (mg/kg)

10 max

Arsenic (mg/kg)

3 max


Methyl cyclopentenolone is a broad spectrum of food flavoring agent, the provisions of China's GB2760 allows the use of spices. With nuts like walnuts and maple trees and fragrant incense materials, can be used for modulation flavor with aroma synergies. If used in coffee, cocoa, chocolate, nuts, etc., and maple maple syrup, caramel and other food flavors deployment. As a tobacco flavor, can improve the tobacco flavor, improve the grade of tobacco leaf and tobacco quality, and serve as modifiers and moderator. Used directly for food, incense and other materials can be used in conjunction with increasing the role of incense and by sweet, increase product varieties, but also provided a good economic benefits. Widely used in walnuts and other nuts, syrup, sugar, rum, caramel, Scotland cream, spices, soup, wine, ice cream, cakes, candy, drinks, grilled food culture, Tang, meat and other foods. Can also be used for detergents, cosmetics and other products.


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Reference dosage(mg/kg)



Soft drinks




Baked goods


Chewing gum




Ice Products






Ice cream




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Using methods

Generally late to join in the production, dissolved into a dilute solution alone or dissolved in other flavors into food after the use.


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