Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 806
BRI Product Name: VALENCENE (NATURAL)
CAS Number: 4630-07-3
FEMA Number: 3443
EU FLAVIS Number: as flavouring preparation
China GB Number: Contact BRI
Molecular Weight: 204.36
Molecular Formula: C15H24   


Synonyms: Naphthalene, 1,2,3,5,6,7,8,8a-octahydro-1,8a-dimethyl-7- (1-methylethenyl)-, (1R,7R,8aS)-
VALENCENE (NATURAL)
Valencene ex Orange
CAS Name: Naphthalene, 1,2,3,5,6,7,8,8a-octahydro-1,8a-dimethyl-7- (1-methylethenyl)-, (1R,7R,8aS)-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A sweet, fresh citrus, grapefruit, woody, orange odor.
Fragrance Use: For woody notes in citrus compositions.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 0.5% - 2%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 2 weeks
Taste Description: Characteristic juicy orange, slightly woody backnotes.
Flavor Use: Excellent fresh orange character for all type of citrus flavors as well as tropical flavors such as mango.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 5 - 50 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 80.0%
Appearance: yellow liquid
Refractive Index: 1.503 : 1.509 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.916 : 0.923 at 25 deg C
Additives: None

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 230 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 253.52 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 6.3
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL EINECS(225-047-6) PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: YES
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2902.19.0000
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, preferably refrigerate.

Note: Not for use in Tobacco or Nicotine delivery device applications and/or products
Last Revised: 09/18/2017