Aldehydic, rose

Geranyl acetate 98

[(2E)-3,7-dimethylocta-2,6-dienyl]acetate / Acetic ester of neat geraniol.

Olfactory families

  • Appearance: Colorless to slightly yellow clear liquid
  • Odor: Fruity, rose, aldehydic.
  • Used in perfumery for floral, herbaceous and fruity compositions.
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Geranyl acetate content, %

Min. 97

Geraniol content, %

Max. 0.05

Density at 20°C, g/ml

0.909 – 0.915

Acid number, mg KOH/g

Max. 0.5

DRT analytical methods are available on request

Raw formula: C12H20O2

Molecular weight: 196

Flash point, °C, closed cup

111

Boiling range, °C

243 – 245

Refractive index at 20°C

1.462

STABILITY & STORAGE

Stable for 2 years in its original sealed packaging, in normal storage conditions.
Store at ambient temperature in a dry place.

PACKAGING

Available in 190 kg drums on 760 kg (net) pallets.

CUSTOMS TARIFF

2915390090

Monoconstituent substance

CAS 105-87-3

EINECS

203-341-5

Allergen content

Geraniol <0.5% – linalool, citral and citronellol: undetectable (<100 ppm).