Citrus, geranium, metallic

Nerol 90

Cis 3,7-dimethylocta-2,6-diene-1-ol

Olfactory families

  • Appearance: Colorless to slightly yellow clear liquid
  • Odor: Citrus, geranium, metallic
  • Uses: Fine fragrances, body care and detergency
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Nerol content, %

Min. 90

Geraniol content, %

2 – 6

Linalool content, %

Max. 0.1

Citronellol content, %

Max. 0.15

Citral content, %

Max. 0.7

Acid number, mg KOH/g

Max. 0.5

Density at 20°C, g/ml

0.872 – 0.882

DRT analytical methods are available on request

Raw formula: C10H18O

Molecular weight: 154

Flash point, °C, closed cup

97

Refractive index at 20°C

1,474

Boiling range, °C

223

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

106-25-2

EINECS

203-378-7

Allergen content, %

Geraniol 2-6 – Citronellol: Max. 0.15 – Citral: Max. 0.7 – Linalool: Max. 0.1