Cis-3-Hexenol

 

  • IT occurs in essential oils, flowers (lily, tulip), fruits (apple, cherry) and used in fruity flavours and green note fragrance compounds for all purposes 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

     

    Specification Limit
    Mol. Weight 100.16
    FORMULA C6 H12 O
    OTHER NAME CIS-3-HEXEN-1-OL, Leaf Alcohol
    BOILING POINT  156-167
    CAS NO.  928-96-1
    FEMA NO. 2563
    Physical Appearance Colourless, clear mobil oil
    Odour/Flavour A characterstic aromatic GREEN LEAFY odour
    Specific Gravity 0.840 TO 0.850
    Refractive Index  1.435 TO 1.445 
    Optical Rotation +1 TO -1
    Acidity/Alkalinity Neutral to Litmus 
    Storage Keep in cool place

     

About Us 

 

Gyan Flavours Export is one of the leading Manufacturer and Exporter of Essential Oils, Aromatic Chemical, Spice Oils, Carrier Oils. Our company has been catering to the requirements of various essential oil and allied products in the Indian market to various multinationals for the past 40 years and now we are a well-established and reputed name in the Indian industry. We began with the sales in the local Indian market and gradually expanded our operations to International Markets.