Terpinyl Acetate

Products & Informations

Terpinyl Acetate is presents in a variety of essential oils, such as cedar oil, pine oil, white layer oil, cardamom oil, etc. It appears colorless to pale yellow liquid with lemon and lavender odor. Using sulfuric acid as a catalyst, 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.

Terpinyl Acetate is widely used as aromatic, the contents can be up to 30%.


1. used in the fragrance of lavender, bergamot, forests and fougere for eau de cologne, toilet soap and food flavors.
2. used in artificial essential oil, such as lavender oil or lemon oil
3. food flavoring for pears, plums, apricots, cherries, citrus etc.
4. used as an intermediate in the production of very high purity alpha-terpineol.


Solubility: soluble in alcohol, fixed oils, kerosene

Toxicological Information

LD50 oral, rat 5.08g/kg



  • containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage
  • store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place

S-phrases: S26 S36 | R-phrases: R36/38


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.


Appearance Colorless to slightly yellow liquid
Color, Standard color number 4 max
Odor Flowery, Bergamot lavender
Refractive Index, @ n20/D 1.464 to 1.470
Relative Density, @ d20/4 0.952 to 0.972
Acid Value, mgKOH/g 1.0 max
Purity, GC, % 95 min