Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 975
BRI Product Name: TETRAHYDROCARVONE
CAS Number: 59471-80-6
FEMA Number: 3176
EU FLAVIS Number: 07.092
China GB Number: S0868
Molecular Weight: 154.25
Molecular Formula: C10H18O   


Synonyms: (* Alt. CAS #) CAS: 499-70-7; p-Menthan-2-one
Cyclohexanone, 2-methyl-5-(1-methylethyl)-
Cyclohexanone, 2-methyl-5-(1-methylethyl)-, trans-
FEMA, EINECS, ECL CAS: 499-70-7
p-Menthan-2-one
TETRAHYDROCARVONE
trans-5-Isopropyl-2-methylcyclohexan-1-one
CAS Name: Cyclohexanone, 2-methyl-5-(1-methylethyl)-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A mintier odor than l-carvone.
Fragrance Use: For a minty note in herbaceous fragrance compositions.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 1% - 3%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 4 hours
Flavor Use: Used in mint flavors.

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 97.0% (sum of isomers)
Appearance: colorless liquid
Refractive Index: 1.451 : 1.457 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.898 : 0.905 at 25 deg C
Additives: None

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 180 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 212.98 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 2.87
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA NDSL ECL EINECS(207-887-5) 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: 24 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: 10/10/2019