1,8-Cineole

Products & Informations

1, 8 Cineole comprises up to 90% of the essential oil of the Eucalyptus oil, hence the common name of the compound. It is also found in camphor laurel, bay leaves, tea tree, mugwort, sweet basil, wormwood, rosemary, sage and other aromatic plant foliage. Eucalyptol with a purity from 99.6 to 99.8 percents can be obtained in large quantities by fractional distillation of eucalyptus oil.

APPLICATIONS & USES

  • Food Ingredient
  • Flavor
  • Pharmaceutical

Packaging

Storage

  • keep separated from incompatible substances
  • store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards
  • store in a cool, dry place
  • store in a tightly closed container

UN Number: UN 1993 3/PG 3 |  S-phrases: S16 | R-phrases: R10

Remark

The above information is believed to be accurate and presents the best explanation currently available to us. We assume no liability resulting from above content. The technical standards are formulated and revised by customers’ requirement and us, if there are any changes, the latest specification will be executed and confirmed in the contract.

SALES SPECIFICATIONS

Appearance Colorless to light yellow liquid
Odor Camphor spicy
Purity, GC, % 99 min
Content of Eucalyptol, % 99 max
Refractive Index, @ n20/D 1.458 to 1.468
Relative Density, @ d20/20 0.895 to 0.920
Optical Rotation, @ 20°C, ° 0 to +5
Solubility Soluble in 5 times of 50% ethanol, assume clarified solution