Citronellol (CAS 106-22-9)

Products & Informations

Citronellol, or dihydrogeraniol, is a natural acyclic monoterpenoid. Both enantiomers occur in nature.

It is found in citronella oils, including Cymbopogon nardus (50%), is the more common isomer. (−)-Citronellol is found in the oils of rose (18–55%) and Pelargonium geraniums.

Citronellol can be prepared by hydrogenation of geraniol or nerol.

Citronellol has widely applications in industry.

APPLICATIONS & USES

1.used in alcoholic fine fragrances
2.widly used in many perfume composition that gives a clean, fresh, and natural rosy note to fragrance
3.used as fabric softeners
4.used as antiperspirant
5. used in detergents

Packaging

  • Packing in 180kg iron drum

Storage

Store in Cool and ventilated warehouse. Stay away from fire and heat, separately from oxidant

Remark

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SALES SPECIFICATIONS

Apperaance colorless or slightly yellow liquid
Odor like Rose smell
Specific Gravity,20/4℃ 0.8520~0.860
Refractive Index,20℃ 1.4520-1.4620
Specific Rotation(20℃) 0~+2
Purity,by GC 95% min
Acid Value mgKOH/g 1.0 max