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citronellyl formate
3,7-dimethyl-6-octen-1-yl formate

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Name:3,7-dimethyloct-6-enyl formate
CAS Number: 105-85-1Picture of molecule3D/inchi
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg:203-338-9
FDA UNII:7B1MY2BRDK
Nikkaji Web:J2.854A
Beilstein Number:1723215
MDL:MFCD00021050
CoE Number:345
XlogP3-AA:3.80 (est)
Molecular Weight:184.27880000
Formula:C11 H20 O2
NMR Predictor:Predict (works with chrome or firefox)
Also(can) Contains:citronellol 5.00% to 10.00%
EFSA/JECFA Comments:
At least 90%; secondary component 5-10% citronellol. (JECFA) GrADI: 0-0.5 (JECFA, 1980a). R- or S- enantiomer not specified by CASrn in Register.
Category:flavor and fragrance agents
 
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JECFA Food Flavoring:53 citronellyl formate
FLAVIS Number:09.078 (Old)
DG SANTE Food Flavourings:09.078 citronellyl formate
FEMA Number:2314 citronellyl formate
FDA:No longer provide for the use of these seven synthetic flavoring substances
FDA Mainterm: CITRONELLYL FORMATE
FDA Regulation:
FDA PART 172 -- FOOD ADDITIVES PERMITTED FOR DIRECT ADDITION TO FOOD FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION
Subpart F--Flavoring Agents and Related Substances
Sec. 172.515 Synthetic flavoring substances and adjuvants.
 
Physical Properties:
Appearance:colorless clear liquid (est)
Assay: 96.00 to 100.00
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: Yes
Specific Gravity:0.89000 to 0.90300 @ 25.00 °C.
Pounds per Gallon - (est).: 7.406 to 7.514
Specific Gravity:0.89100 to 0.89900 @ 20.00 °C.
Pounds per Gallon - est.: 7.423 to 7.489
Refractive Index:1.44300 to 1.45000 @ 20.00 °C.
Boiling Point: 235.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Boiling Point: 97.00 to 98.00 °C. @ 11.00 mm Hg
Acid Value: 2.00 max. KOH/g
Vapor Pressure:0.030000 mm/Hg @ 25.00 °C. (est)
Vapor Density:6.3 ( Air = 1 )
Flash Point: 195.00 °F. TCC ( 90.56 °C. )
logP (o/w): 3.800
Shelf Life: 24.00 month(s) or longer if stored properly.
Storage:store in cool, dry place in tightly sealed containers, protected from heat and light.
Soluble in:
 alcohol
 fixed oils
 water, 19.61 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
Insoluble in:
 glycerin
Stability:
 alcoholic fine fragrance, good
 antiperspirant, fair
 deo stick
 detergent perborate
 fabric softener, good
 liquid detergent, good
 shampoo
 toiletry application, good
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Organoleptic Properties:
Odor Type: floral
Odor Strength:medium
Substantivity:40 hour(s) at 100.00 %
bergamot cucumber rose apricot peach plum
Odor Description:at 100.00 %. bergamot cucumber rose apricot peach plum
Luebke, William tgsc, (1992)
Odor sample from: CA Aromatics Company Inc.
sweet green waxy floral apricot citrus fruity mandarin
Odor Description:Sweet, green, waxy, floral, apricot, citrus, fruity and mandarin
Mosciano, Gerard P&F 23, No. 2, 43, (1998)
Flavor Type: fruity
green fruity peach berry citrus apple
Taste Description: at 20.00 ppm. Green, fruity, peach, berry, citrus and apple
Mosciano, Gerard P&F 23, No. 2, 43, (1998)
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
Bedoukian Research
CITRONELLYL FORMATE ≥95.0%, FCC, Kosher
Odor Description:A tropical, fruity, rose odor
Blends well with patchouli, sandalwood, vetiver, ylang and hydroxycitronellal.
Taste Description:fruity
Used in pear, peach, mango, star fruit, mango and grape flavors.
IFF
Citronellyl Formate
Odor Description:Fresh citrus, grapefruit rind note similar to Limonene
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Citronellyl formate, FCC
Odor Description:apricot; honey; peach; plum; rose
Alfrebro
CITRONELLYL FORMATE NATURAL
Odor Description:Fruity, Floral, Rose, Honey
Symrise
Citronellyl formate
Odor Description:green, fresh floral, fruity elements, pear, geranium
Stable in: body lotion (good), shampoo (good), soap (good), ap roll-on (good), powder (very good), cleaner citric (good), cleaner apc (good), bleach (poor).
Taste Description:strong geranium, rose character, slightly citrus, fruity, sweet
Useful in: fruity citrus, fruity yellow, fruity tropical, fruity others, sweet others.
Moellhausen
CITRONELLYL FORMATE
Odor Description:sweet, leafy-green, citrus, fruity (apricot)
Indukern F&F
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Odor Description:FLORAL, CUCUMBER, APRICOT, BERGAMOT
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Odor Description:Citrus, Dry, Floral, Fresh, Fruity, Green, Honey, Leafy/ Leaf
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Odor Description:Green (bergamot), fresh flowers, fruit (apricots) with hints of pear and geranium
 
Cosmetic Information:
CosIng:cosmetic data
Cosmetic Uses: perfuming agents
 
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