Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 138
BRI Product Name: trans-3-HEXEN-1-OL
CAS Number: 928-97-2
FEMA Number: 4356
EU FLAVIS Number: 02.159
China GB Number: Not approved
Molecular Weight: 100.16
Molecular Formula: C6H12O   


Synonyms: (* Alt. CAS #) CAS: 544-12-7; Hex-3-en-1-ol
3-Hexen-1-ol, (3E)-
E-3-Hexenol
T-3-HEXEN-1-OL
T-3-HEXENOL
trans-3-HEXEN-1-OL
TRANS-3-HEXENOL
CAS Name: 3-Hexen-1-ol, (3E)-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: Intensely green, somewhat bitter, earthy, fatty odor.
Fragrance Use: Used for a green topnote in herbaceous fragrances.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 0.1% - 2%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 4 hours
Taste Description: Sweet, fruity, green.
Flavor Use: Green notes for apple, strawberry, tropical fruits, other fruits, and berries.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 1 - 20 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 98.0% (sum of isomers)
    main isomer: 95.0% min.(trans)
    secondary isomer: 0.1% - 5.0%(cis)
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid
Refractive Index: 1.435 : 1.445 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.837 : 0.845 at 25 deg C
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.10%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 138 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 156.50 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Very slightly soluble in water.
Log P: 1.61
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(213-193-3) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2905.29.9000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: YES WHEN SHIPPED VIA AIR/OCEAN

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic or Phenolic Lined Steel
Shelf Life: 48 months from manufacture date(when stored as recommended)
Recommended Storage: Store tightly sealed under inert gas in a cool, well-ventilated area.

Note: Not for use in Tobacco or Nicotine delivery device applications and/or products
Last Revised: 02/28/2019