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- Brass, David M., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Toxicology 2017
- GRAS substances; color; diacetyl; flavor; ingredients; lung function; models; odors; toxicity; vapors; volatile organic compounds; working conditions
- ... Diacetyl (DA; 2,3-butanedione), with the chemical formula (CH3CO)2 is a volatile organic compound with a deep yellow color and a strong buttery flavor and aroma. These properties have made DA a particularly useful and common food flavoring ingredient. However, because of this increased occupational use, workers can be exposed to high vapor concentrations in the workplace. Despite being listed by t ...
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