Testing Status of n-Pentanal M88087
- Amyl aldehyde
- Pentanal (9CI)
- Valeraldehyde (8CI)
- Valeric acid aldehyde
Chemical intermediate; starting material in industrial organic synthesis. Natural & synthetic flavoring agent & a component of rose oil used to flavor foods, beverages & chewing tobacco. Also used as a polymer modifier & rubber accelerator. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.