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E961 – Neotame CAS No:165450-17-9

CAS No.: 165450-17-9 
Other Names: NEOTAME E961;Neutame.;NEOTAME (200 MG);L-Phenylalanine,N-(3,3-diMethylbutyl)-L-a-aspartyl-,2-Methyl ester;N-[N-(3,3-dimethylbutyl)-L–aspartyl]-L-phenylalanine 1-methyl ester;N-(N-(3,3-Dimethylbutyl)-L-alpha-aspartyl)-L-phenylalanine 1-methyl ester;L-PHENYLALANINE, N-[N-(3,3-DIMETHYLBUTYL)-L-.ALPHA.-ASPARTYL]-, 1-METHYL ESTER;(S)-3-((3,3-DiMethylbutyl)aMino)-4-(((S)-1-Methoxy-1-oxo-3-phenylpropan-2-yl)aMino)-4-oxobutanoic acid.
MF: C20H30N2O5
E No.: E961
Type:  Sweetener,Sweetener E961
Color: pure white
Assay: 99% min

CategoryFood Emulsifiers

Product TypeNeotame (E962) CAS No: 165450-17-9

15 times sweeter than sucralose and 8.000 times sweeter than sugar. 

Product description

Neotame is 15 times sweeter than sucralose and 8,000 times sweeter than sugar the new FDA-approved artificial sweetener ( As sugar substitute). Neotame(E961) is health sweetener and flavor enhancer that make people get better-tasting, healthier food and beverage choices,  giving you enhanced sweetening potential at a reduced cost compared to other sugar alternatives. 


  • Aluminized bag vacuum packing with nitrogen inside or plastic drum.
  • 25kg/carton (5 bags × 5kg) or 500g/drum

Shelf life & storage condition

  • 5 years in unopened original packaging under the storage conditions. 
  • Avoid sunlight, rain. Store in unbroken packaging at the cool, dry and well-ventilated place. The storage temperature should below 25℃ to ensure the quality of product.


Food: Neotame can be used in drinks, gums, candies, children food, ice cream, cans, micro-wavefoods preserved fruits. 

Compound additive: Neotame can also be used together with some reducing sugar such as glucose, fructose, lactose. It can not only be applied in mix with energy sweetener like sugar and high fructose syrup, but also applicable in mix with other high-intension sweeteners like aspartame, cyclamate, acesulfame and Saccharin Sodium. Neotame is recognized as gourmet powder among sweeteners,It balances the bitterness and metal-like taste contained in low-end sweeteners, with unparalleled performance to other sweeteners.

Medical industry: Neotame is used to make sugar-coating for tablets in medicine and suitable for taking by all patients including diabetes sufferers without worry about side effects. Neotame is also used to remove the bitterness out of TCMs. Moreover, it is the best choice to suppress the bitterness in high-sweetness environment.

Cigarettes, toothpaste and cosmetics: Many cigarettes’ tips are hard to beyond the technical bottleneck, that is, the sweet taste very short, and can’t maintain till the a piece of cigarette burns out the performance of delayed sweetening of Neotame exactly solves this problem. The filter tip made of ink plus this product allow the sweet tastes of cigarette to last much longer. Today, such technology has been widely used in Europe, America, Japan and Korea; The sweetener using in toothpaste and collutory is a solution most widely acceptable to consumers, Such solution ensures no harm to consumers’ health, while bring virtual pleasant sweet taste. Likewise, Neotame is also used in cosmetics like lipstick, without harm to health, while bringing charming looks and attractive taste. 

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