cis-3-Hexenol (CAS 928-96-1)

Products & Informations

cis-3-Hexen-1-ol is also called (Z)-3-hexen-1-ol and leaf alcohol. It is a colorless oily liquid with an intense grassy-green odor of freshly cut green grass and leaves. cis-3-Hexen-1-ol is produced in small amounts by most plants. cis-3-Hexen-1-ol is commonly used as raw material of flavor and frgrance.


1. used to blend clove, geranium oil, oak moss, lavender, mint and other flower essential oils to provide fresh top aroma
2. used as an attractant to various insects
3. used in fruit and vegetable flavors and in perfumes because of its unique green and grassy characteristics


Solubility:Soluble in alcohol, fixed oils, propylene glycol, water


  • Packed in 25kg/170kg drum


stored in cool, dry place in tightly sealed containers, protected from heat and light


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Appearance Colorless clear liquid
Relative Density 0.846 g/cm3
Refractive Index 1.43600 to 1.45000 @ 20.00 °C
Acid Value 0.25 max. KOH/g
Purity 98% min