Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 164
BRI Product Name: 1-HEXEN-3-OL
CAS Number: 4798-44-1
FEMA Number: 3608
EU FLAVIS Number: 02.104
China GB Number: S0051
Molecular Weight: 100.16
Molecular Formula: C6H12O   


Synonyms: 1-HEXEN-3-OL
1-Vinyl butanol
Vinyl propyl carbinol
CAS Name: 1-Hexen-3-ol

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: An ethereal rum-like odor.
Fragrance Use: Used for ethereal topnotes in fruity compositions.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: Traces - 0.5%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 4 hours
Taste Description: Green, fruity, slightly fatty.
Flavor Use: Very good green notes for fresh apple, pear; can enhance seedy notes for raspberry, and other berries.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 0.1 - 10 PPM

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 98.5%
Appearance: colorless liquid
Acid Value: 1.0 mg KOH/g(max)
Refractive Index: 1.425 : 1.431 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.830 : 0.835 at 25 deg C
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.10%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 110 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 134.00 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 1.61
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(225-355-0) ENCS SWISS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2905.29.9000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: YES WHEN SHIPPED VIA AIR/OCEAN

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass 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: 01/06/2014