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Chemical Name 3-Phenyl-2-propenal
Synonyms
Cinnamaldehyde , trans- Cinnamaldehyde, Cassia Aldehyde
Formula C9 H8 O
CAS No. 104-55-2
Molecular weight 132.16

Occurence In Nature
Pungent,Powerful, Spicy, woody , Cinnamon

Odor Strong cinnamon odor.
Colour & Appearance Yellow liquid.
Purity 99% by G.L.C. minimum.
Specific Gravity 25C / 25C 1.0170 - 1.0510.
Refractive index nD 20 1.6200 - 1.6230
Boiling Point 760 TORR 248C
Melting Point -7.5C
Stability & Discoloration Moderately stable, May cause discoloration.
Solubility Clearly soluble in 6% parts of 60% & 2 parts of 70% alcohol.