Cinnamal
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Cinnamal
Alias
2-Propenal, 3-phenyl-
Cinnamaldehyde
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Aldehyde
CAS No.
104-55-2
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C9H8O
Molecular Weight: 132.16
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: pale yellow liquid.
Odor: strong cinnamon odor.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Stability: stable. easily oxidized.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity[1]: guinea pig oral LD50: 1160mg/Kg;
mouse intraperitoneal LD50: 200mg/Kg;
mouse intravenous LD50: 75mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 2225mg/Kg;
mouse parenteral LDLo: 200mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 2220mg/Kg.
reproductive effect.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent antimicrobial, antibacterial, preservative, masking abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
Actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as perfume. eg: food, personal care products, household cleaning products.
Use as deodorant.
Use as insect repellent.
Use as fungicide, preservative.
Brightening agent in electroplating industry.
Use as pharmaceutical ingredient.
Manufacturers
 
References
[1]:http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/: 104-55-2
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