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 has an IFRA standard associated with it. Farnesol should only be used as a fragrance ingredient if it contains a minimum of 96% of farnesol isomers as determined by GLC. There are also restriction limits for farnesol in finished products. Visit www.ifraorg.org for the full text of the guideline, or contact Bedoukian Research for more information.

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