6-Octen-1-ol, 3,7-dimethyl-, acetate
Acetic acid, citronellyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C12H22O2
Molecular Weight: 198.30
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Odor: fruity odor.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed. easily oxidized.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: 6800mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent masking, cleansing, solubilizing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as perfume.
Masking agent in personal care products.
Use as food additive.