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gamma-Terpinene (CAS 99-85-4)

Terpinenes are classified as three isomeric hydrocarbons: alpha-Terpinene, beta-Terpinene and Gamma-terpinene.

Gamma-terpinene appears colorless liquid with turpentine-like odor.

Gamma-terpinene is extracted from various plant sources. It is the component of essential oils made from citrus fruits and shows strong antioxidant activity.

Gamma-terpinene is widely used in the pharmaceutical and perfume industry.

gamma-Terpinene

gamma-Terpinene is a monoterpene and a major component of essential oils made from citrus fruits and shows strong antioxidant activity in various assay systems. And have been isolated from a variety of plant sources, such like coriander oil, lemon oil, cumin oil and fragrant celery oil. Also present in the grapes, celery, cinnamon, cloves, cumin seeds, ginger, pepper and tea.