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Chemical Name 3,7-Dimethyl-2,6-octadienenitrile
Citralva Formula C10H15N
CAS No. 31983-27-4 Molecular weight 149.2

Occurrence in nature Not Reported as being found in nature

Fresh citrusy floral lemon note.

Physico-Chemical Properties
Visual Appearance Pale yellow to yellow oily liquid
Colour (Gardner Scale) 3.0 Max
Specific gravity 25/4 0.862 ~ 0.870
Refractive Index 20/D 1.471 ~ 1.476
Solubility in alcohol Soluble in 1 in 4 Vol. in 70% alcohol
Boiling Point 242 ~ 245 °C
Melting Point Not Available
Flash Point > 100 ° C
Typical GLC purity Not less than 95.0 % ( Sum of Cis + Trans)
Cis isomer Content 10 ~ 30
Acid Value Not more than 1.5
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. When stored for more than six months, quality should be checked before use.
Standard Packing Size:
5.0 kg, 25.0 kg, & 180.0 kg. For many products, the capability exists for shipment in larger containers including Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBC) - ISO containers. Etc.
Packing Material Compatibility Details
Compatible with
M.S. Epoxy Coated , Good quality Galvanized Iron Drums, Aluminium Cans etc.
Not Compatible with
Ordinary M.S. Drums, Transparent H.D.P.E Barrels/ Cans.
Safety Precautions
Please refer our safety data sheet.
Stability & Reactivity
Chemically Stable: YES; Stable under ordinary conditions of use and storage.
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
LD 50 Oral (rat): Not Determined
LD 50 Dermal (rabbit): Not Determined
Regulations/ Classification
Tariff No. 2926.20
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.