Citronellyl Nitrile (CAS 51566-62-2)

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Citronellyl Nitrile is a clear colorless liquid with lemon and citrus odor. It is prepared by using citronellal as raw material to produce aldehyde oxime by oximation reaction, and then through heating dehydration in the presence of acetic anhydride. Citronellyl Nitrile is used extensively as a fragrance ingredient. Citronellyl Nitrile is the substitute of citronellal.


1. used for the deployment of cosmetic fragrance
2. used in the fragrance formulation of daily products, such as perm, detergent,and soap,etc
3. used in the preparation of lavender, gardenia, citrus, magnolia, longevity flower, honeysuckle, cologne, bodhisattva, hyacinth and other fragrant types of perfume
4. used as fixative in food flavor


  • Packed in 200kg/drum


Stored in a cool, dry and well ventilated place and out of direct light; Kept away from sources of heat or ignition