Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 719
BRI Product Name: FARNESOL FCC
CAS Number: 4602-84-0
FEMA Number: 2478
EU FLAVIS Number: 02.029
China GB Number: Contact BRI
Molecular Weight: 222.37
Molecular Formula: C15H26O   


Synonyms: 2,6,10-Dodecatrien-1-ol, 3,7,11-trimethyl-
3,7,11-Trimethyl-2,6,10-dodecatrien-1-ol
FARNESOL FCC
Farnesyl alcohol
CAS Name: 2,6,10-Dodecatrien-1-ol, 3,7,11-trimethyl-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A delicate, fresh, green muguet note.
Fragrance Use: Used in rose and other floral compositions.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 2% - 8%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 2 weeks
Taste Description: Floral, woody, dry.
Flavor Use: Woody, dry notes for cranberry, tea.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 10 - 50 PPM
IFRA Status: Farnesol should only be used as a fragrance ingredient if it contains a minimum of 96% of farnesol isomers as determined by GLC. In finished products: C01=0.08%; C02=0.11%; C03=0.4%; C04=1.2%; C05=0.6%; C06=2%; C07=0.2%; C08=2%; C09=5%; C10=2.5%; C11=The concn. of Farnesol should not exceed the usual concn. of fragrance compd. in the finished pdt.

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 96.0% (sum of isomers)
    main isomer: 48.0% - 62.0%(e,e)
    secondary isomer: 38.0% - 52.0%(isomers)
Appearance: slightly yellow liquid
Refractive Index: 1.487 : 1.492 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.884 : 0.889 at 25 deg C
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.10%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 230 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 319.11 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 5.77
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(225-004-1) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2905.22.0000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

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: 11/21/2011