Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 280
BRI Product Name: AQUAFLOR
CAS Number: 62439-41-2
FEMA Number: 4745
Molecular Weight: 172.30
Molecular Formula: C10H20O2   


Synonyms: 6-Methoxy-2,6-dimethylheptan-1-al
6-Methoxy-2,6-dimethylheptanal
AQUAFLOR
Heptanal, 6-methoxy-2,6-dimethyl-
Methoxy Melonal
Methoxymelonal
CAS Name: Heptanal, 6-methoxy-2,6-dimethyl-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: Imparts a powerful, fresh, muguet, and ozonic effect combined with fruity floral undertones.
Fragrance Use: Strong and diffusive, working extremely well in citrus, floral, and herbal compositions for air fresheners and personal care products.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 0.1% - 2%
Tenacity on Blotter: 1 - 2 days
Taste Description: Fresh, fruity, juicy, melon, watery.
Flavor Use: Excellent for imparting fresh notes to apple, raspberry, dragonfruit, watermelon, winter melon, and other types of fruit flavors. Has fresh watery notes also useful for seafood flavors.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 1 - 5 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 95.0%
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid
Acid Value: 1.0 mg KOH/g(max)
Refractive Index: 1.430 : 1.436 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.889 : 0.896 at 25 deg C
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.50%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 190 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 205.16 C (EPI 4.0)
Log P: 2.322
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL EINECS(263-545-5) PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: NO
Export Tariff Code: 2912.49.9500
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Aluminum or Phenolic Lined Steel
Shelf Life: 30 months from manufacture date
Recommended Storage: Store tightly sealed under inert gas below 0 deg. C

Note: Not for use in Tobacco or Nicotine delivery device applications and/or products
Last Revised: 04/10/2017