GRAS Reference 2381info
Updated use levels and food categories collected as part of the FDA’s SLR project are available from the FEMA office for this flavor ingredient upon request.
Adams T.B., Greer D.B., Doull J., Munro I.C., Newberne P.M., Portoghese P.S., Smith R.L., Wagner B.M., Weil C.S., Woods L.A. and Ford R.A. 1998. The FEMA GRAS assessment of lactones used as flavor ingredients. Food and Chemical Toxicology. 36, 249.
JECFA Summary 1171info
Safety evaluation of certain food additives and contaminants prepared by the sixty-first meeting of the Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA). WHO Food Additives Series No. 52, 2004.
SLR C7. Scientific literature review of fused ring aromatic lactones. PB283502. National Technical Information Service. 1978.