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L-Carvone(CAS 6485-40-1)

Carvone naturally occurs in many essential oils. It has two optical isomers, L-carvone and D-carvone.

L-carvone is abundant in all kinds of spearmintessential oil, and D-carvone is abundant in caraway oil.

L-carvone appears colorless to lightly yellow clear liquid.

It is mainly used for the preparation of peppermint flavor of food and fragrance formulation of daily chemicals.