Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 801
BRI Product Name: NOOTKATONE (CRYSTALS 98+%)
CAS Number: 4674-50-4
FEMA Number: 3166
EU FLAVIS Number: 07.089
China GB Number: S0223
Molecular Weight: 218.34
Molecular Formula: C15H22O   


Synonyms: 2(3H)-Naphthalenone, 4,4a,5,6,7,8-hexahydro-4,4a-dimethyl-6-(1-methylethenyl)-, (4R,4aS,6R)-
NOOTKATONE (CRYSTALS 98+%)
CAS Name: 2(3H)-Naphthalenone, 4,4a,5,6,7,8-hexahydro-4,4a-dimethyl-6- (1-methylethenyl)-, (4R,4aS,6R)-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A bright, characteristically grapefruit odor.
Fragrance Use: Imparts a fresh, green, grapefruit character to citrus formulations. Also has a woody, slightly herbal, and fruity aspect that can enhance a broad range of fragrances. Effective at low levels.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: Traces - 1%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 1 week
Taste Description: Citrus bitterness associated with grapefruit.
Flavor Use: Adds bitter notes to grapefruit and other citrus flavors.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 10-20 PPM
IFRA Status: Nootkatone used as a fragrance ingredient should be at least 98% pure with a melting point of at least 32 C. Lower purity grades may not be used as a fragrance ingredient.

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 98.0%
Appearance: white crystalline solid
Additives: None

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 230 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 298.76 C (EPI 4.0)
Melting Point: 32 deg C
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 4.88
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL EINECS(225-124-4) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2914.29.9000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic, Aluminum or Phenolic Lined Steel
Shelf Life: 36 months from manufacture date(when stored as recommended)
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: 04/03/2017