L-Limonene (CAS 5989-54-8)

Products & Informations

L-Limonene is the optical isomer of Limonene

Limonene is classified as three types: L-limonene, D-limonene optical isomers and one racemic.

It is a colorless to pale yellow liquid with strong fruity and citrus odor.

D-Limonene is naturally found in Pine needle oil, Turpentine, Cajeput oil and other essential oils.

L-limonene presents in essential oil of citrus, such as mandarin oil and sweet orange oil.

Racemic limonene is derived from turpentine.

It mainly used in food flavour and synthetic fragrances.

APPLICATIONS & USES

1. used as a food flavor and fragrance formulation
2. used as an ingredient of detergent
3. used as an effective solvent in 3D printing and beverage production
4. used as artificial fragrance components
5. used as pharmaceutical material
6. used as botanical insecticide

Packaging

Storage

  • containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage
  • keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place
  • store in cool place

UN Number: UN 2052 3/PG 3 | S-phrases: S24 S37 S60 S61 | R-phrases: R10 R38 R43 R50/53

Remark

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SALES SPECIFICATIONS

Appearance Coloress transparnt liquid
Aroma Fruity, Lemon
Redfern Index, @ n20/D 1.460~1.480
Relative Density, @ d20/20 0.836~0.875
Optional Rotation, @ 20°C, ° -90
Limonene, G.C 95% min