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beta Caryophyllene (CAS 87-44-5)

Beta-caryophyllene is a bicyclic sesquiterpene that is found in essential oils including basil, copaiba, black caraway, oregano, lavender, rosemary, cinnamon, ylang-ylang, and clove.

It is usually found as a mixture with isocaryophyllene (the cis double bond isomer) and α-humulene (obsolete name: α-caryophyllene), a ring-opened isomer.

Beta-caryophyllene can be manufactured from turpentine by-products industrially.

β-Caryophyllene (CAS 87-44-5)

β-Caryophyllene,also known as caryophyllene or (−)-β-caryophyllene, is a natural bicyclic sesquiterpene. It appears colorless to pale yellow oily liquid.

It is natural and distilled from clove leaf oil.

It is widely used in the flavor and fragrance formulation of daily chemical goods.