Citronella, geranium, rose

Geraniol 60

3.7-Dimethylocta-2.6-diene-1-ol
Mixture of geraniol and nerol

Olfactory families

  • Appearance: Colorless to pale amber clear liquid
  • Odor: Floral rose, geranium, lemongrass
  • Uses: Fine fragrances, body care and detergency
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Geraniol content, %

60 – 63

Nerol content, %

35 – 40

Geraniol + nerol content, %

Min. 97

Acid number, mg KOH/g

Max. 0.5

Density at 20°C, g/ml

0.875 – 0.882

DRT analytical methods are available on request

Raw formula: C10H18O

Molecular weight: 154

Flash point, °C, closed cup

107

Refractive index at 20°C

1.475 – 1.480

Boiling range, °C

222 – 225

STABILITY & STORAGE

Stable for 24 months in its original sealed packaging, in normal storage conditions.

PACKAGING

Available in 170 kg drums on 680 kg (net) pallets.

CUSTOMS TARIFF

2905220090

CAS

Blend of CAS 106-24-1 and CAS 106-25-2

EINECS

Blend of EINECS 203-377-1 and EINECS 203-378-7

Allergen content, %

Geraniol: 60-63 – Linalool: 0.05 – Citral: 0.1 – Citronellol: max. 0.05