Natural linalool is a monoterpenoid that found in many plants, mainly in Brazilian rose and Chinese camphor.
It appears colorless transparent liquid with floral odor. Natural linalool is divided into (+) – linalool isomer and (-) – linalool isomer.
Linalool can be extracted from essential oils. And it can also be prepared by the hydrogenation of a-pinene.
It is mainly used in fragrance formulation of daily chemical products.