Alpha-Terpineol Acetate is a p-menthane monoterpenoid that naturally found in cardamom.
It appears colorless liquid with fresh odor.
Alpha-Terpineol can be prepared from α-pinene in the presence of H-beta zeolite catalysts.
It is used as an important flavoring agent.
Terpinyl Acetate is found in Pine oil, Cajeput oil, Pine needle oil, Cardamom oil and other essential oils.
It appears colorless to pale yellow liquid with lemon and lavender odor.
Terpinyl Acetate is industrially produced by the ethanoylation of terpineol in the presence of Acetic anhydride.
It is widely used in the fragrance of daily chemical commodities and flavors of food, the contents can be up to 30%.