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Chemical Name 4-(2,6,6-trimethyl-2-cyclohexen-1-yl)-3-buten-2-one.
Synonym a -Cyclocitrylidene acetone
CAS No. 127-41-3 Formula C13H20O
F.E.M.A No. 2594 Molecular weight 192.2

Occurrence in nature Reported being found in nature.

Olfactive note Floral , woody , Fruity , Violet

Physico-Chemical Properties
Colour & Visual Appearance Almost colorless to pale yellow.
Specific Gravity 0.927 ~ 0.935
Refractive Index 1.499 ~ 1.504
Solubility 1 in 10 (60% Alcohol)
Flash Point (TCC) > 100 ° C
Boiling Point 229 ° C
Ketone Content , (Cal as C13H20O) Not less than 98.0 %
Typical GLC purity(alpha isomer) Not less than 65 ~ 85%
Acid Valuer Not more than 1.0
Storage Conditions
Keep the product in a tightly closed and well ventilated area away from ignition sources and direct sunlight. Take the normal precautions that are required for organic liquids of cosmetology.
Standard Packing Size:
5.0 kg, 25.0 kg, & 195.0 kg. .± 1 % net weight. kg.
Packing Material Compatibility Details
Compatible with
M.S. Epoxy Coated , Good quality Galvanized Iron Drums, Aluminium Cans.
Not Compatible with
Ordinary M.S. Drums, Transparent H.D.P.E Barrels/ Cans.
As low as possible
Safety Precautions
Please refer our safety data sheet.
Stability & Reactivity
Chemically Stable : YES ; Stable under ordinary conditions of use and storage. Becomes darker in color on exposure to light.
Conditions To Avoid
This product presents no significant reactivity hazard. It is stable and will not react with water. Hazardous polymerization will not occur. Avoid prolonged heat and/ or exposure to air.
Hazardous Combustion or Decomposition Products
Burning may produce carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxides.
Strong oxidizing agents, iron and iron salts.
Toxicological Information
FEMA has granted GRAS status and are approved by the FDA for food use. Skin irritation (Full strength, 24 hours,closed patch test): No irritation. Skin Sensitization: (8% in petrolatum, maximization test): No sensitization.
Regulations/ Classification
TSCA : Registered
EC: Registered
IATA : Not regulated
IMCO class: None
EC Tariff No: 2914.23.00
US Export Tariff No: 2914.23.0000
Warning to Users
The information contained in this document is given in good faith based on our current knowledge. It is only an indication and is in no way binding, particularly as regards infringement of or to prejudice to third party rights through the use of our products. Privi Organics guarantees that its products comply with its sales specifications. This information must on no account be used as a substitute for necessary prior tests which alone can ensure for a given use. Users are responsible for ensuring compliance with local legislation and for obtaining the necessary certification and authorization.