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Anisyl Alcohol (CAS 105-13-5)

Anisyl alcohol is naturally found in vanilla oil and anise oil.
It appears colorless to pale yellow liquid while easy to crystallize. It has floral odor and the smell of anise and hawthorn.
Anisyl alcohol is prepared by the hydrogenation reaction of p-Methoxybenzafdehyde.

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