3-Carene

Products & Informations

Delta 3-Carene is a bicyclic monoterpene which occurs naturally as a constituent of turpentine. It appears colorless liquid with strong woody odor. Delta 3-Carene is extracted from the pine tree oil and is mainly used as raw material of synthetic fragrance

APPLICATIONS & USES

  • 1. used as flavoring in baked goods, cereals, cheese, frozen dairy, meat products,milk, beverages and poultry
    2. used as intermediate of Agrichem & Pharmaceuticals
    3. used as plastic agent
    4. used as infection-free solvents
    5. used as raw material of perfumes, cosmetics & terpene resins
    6. used as synthetic precursors of flavor like 4-hydroxymethyl-2– carene, 4-acetyl-2–careen & 3, 4-carene epoxy
    7. used as raw material of Chiral IR trans-chrysanthemic acid for chiral pesticides
    8. can be used as food preservative and fresh-keeping agent due to its bacteriostatic effect

Toxicological Information

LD50 oral, rat 4.8g/kg min
LD50 dermal, rabbit 0.863g/kg min

Packaging

Storage

  • keep in tightly closed container in a cool and dry place
  • protected from light
  • when stored more than 24 months, quality should be checked before use

UN Number: UN 2319 3/PG 3

Remark

The above information is believed to be accurate and presents the best explanation currently available to us. We assume no liability resulting from above content. The technical standards are formulated and revised by customers’ requirement and us, if there are any changes, the latest specification will be executed and confirmed in the contract.

SALES SPECIFICATIONS

Appearance Clear colourless to slightly yellow liquid
Odor Woody, Pines
Refractive Index, @ n20/D 1.472~1.473
Relative Density, @ d20/4 0.862~0.865
Solubility Soluble in organic solvents, insoluble in water