IT occurs in essential oils, flowers (lily, tulip), fruits (apple, cherry) and used in fruity flavours and green note fragrance compounds for all purposesÂ having olfactory note: strong, fresh, natural, green; taste: fat, stinging, fresh. It is used in Food, Flavours, Cosmetics, Confectionery and Perfume Indusrtries.
On ditution Leaf Alcohol has an odor characterstic of grass and fresh green leaves. It give a strong odor but not as pungent.
It is used in high quality perfume compositions, where a note of grss and green leaves is desired.
Physico Chemical Properties
||C6 H12 O
||CIS-3-HEXEN-1-OL, Leaf Alcohol
||Colourless, clear mobil oil
||A characterstic aromatic GREEN LEAFY odour
||0.840 TO 0.850
|| 1.435 TO 1.445
||+1 TO -1
||Neutral to Litmus
||Keep in cool place