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Substance Name: Molasses
RN: 68476-78-8


  • The syrup remaining after sugar is crystallized out of SUGARCANE or sugar beet juice. It is also used in ANIMAL FEED, and in a fermented form, is used to make industrial ETHYL ALCOHOL and ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.
  • TSCA Definition 2019: The thick liquid remaining after the crystallization and removal of sugar from the mother liquor formed during sugar manufacture.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Classification Codes

  • Flavoring Agents
  • Sweetening Agents
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Names and Synonyms


  • Beet molasses
  • Beet Sugar Molasses
  • EINECS 270-698-1
  • Molasses, beet

Systematic Name

  • Molasses

Superlist Names

  • Cane syrup
  • Molasses

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 68476-78-8

System Generated Number

  • 0068476788