Gamma-Terpinene

 

  • Gamma-Terpinene is a monoterpene and a major component of essential oils made from citrus fruits and shows strong antioxidant activity in various assay systems.

    Gamma-Terpinene has a characteristic lemon odor of rather low tenacity. It's not as lemony, but warmer than alpha-Terpinene. It has a slightly bitter, herbaceous and citrus-like taste at concentrations. 
    It is one of the most important aromatic isolates used widly in Food, Flavours, Soaps, Cosmetics, Pharmaceutical , Tobacco, Confectionery and Perfume Indusrties. It is also used in compounds.

     

    Physico Chemical Properties

     

    Specification Limit
    Other Name 1-Isopropyl-4-methyl-1,4-cyclohexadiene; p-Mentha-1,4-diene 
    CAS: 99-85-4 
    FORMULA C10H16 
    Mol .Weight 136.24     
    Appearance Clear, nearly-colorless liquid.
    Odor Citrus-type
    specific gravity 0.84100 - 0.84500
    Refractive Index @ 20°C 1.472 to 1.477
    Assay 97.00 - 100.00 %   
    Boiling Point °C 182°C
    Solubility in 80% Alcohol V/V 1 in 20
       

     

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.