Di Hydro Myrcenol

CAS #18479-58-8

C10H20O

About

Dihydromyrcenol is a monoterpenoid that is oct-7-en-2-ol substituted by methyl groups at positions 2 and 6 respectively. It has a role as a fragrance and a metabolite. It is a monoterpenoid and a tertiary alcohol

Synonyms

2,6-dimethyloct-7-en-2-ol

Property

Specifications

Structure

IUPAC Name

2,6-dimethyloct-7-en-2-ol

Appearance

Colourless, Transparent and clear liquid

Molar Mass

156.27

Density

0.784 g/ml at 25 °C

Melting Point

188.4 °C (lit.)

Boiling Point

194.00 to 197.00 °C (lit.)

Solubility in Water

1 ml. dissolve in 4 ml. Of 70% Alcohol

Vapour Pressure

0.166000 mmHg @ 25.00 °C

Flash Point

169°C

Viscosity

1.43400 to 1.44000 @ 20.00 °C

Odour

Fresh lime and citrus odour

APHA Value

-

Hazard Identification

Not identified as Hazardous

Uses & Applications

Dihydromyrcenol imparts a powerful, fresh lime-like, citrusy-floral and sweet odorwith little or no terpenic undertones. It is used predominantly in soap fragrances andas a powerful supporting note in citrus and lime-type perfumes

Market Driving Factors

Dihydromyrcenol is a major constituent of fragrance chemicals used in personal careproducts and cosmetics industries. The global fragrance chemicals industry isanticipated to expand at an annual growth rate of 7% to 8% by 2024

Grades Available

Perfumery Grade

Origin

Indian Origin

Packaging

180-200 Kg MS Drum

Stability/Shelf Life

Stable at room temperature for several weeks

TDS

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