Technical Data Sheet

BRI Product Number: 376
BRI Product Name: 3-HEXENAL MIXTURE (50% IN TRIACETIN)
CAS Number: MIXTURE
FEMA Number: Approved
EU FLAVIS Number: 05.192
China GB Number: S1126; S1206
Molecular Formula: MIXTURE   


Synonyms: (* Alt. CAS #) CAS: 69112-21-6; trans-3-Hexenal
3-Hexenal [4440-65-7] in 1,2,3-Propanetriol, triacetate [102-76-1]
3-HEXENAL MIXTURE (50% IN TRIACETIN)
3-Hexenal mixture (high trans) (50% in Triacetin)
Contains 50% FEMA/GRAS # 3923
CAS Name: 3-Hexenal [4440-65-7] in 1,2,3-Propanetriol, triacetate [102-76-1]

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A substantive and powerful green, grassy, apple-like odor with fresh parsley undertones.
Fragrance Use: A good modifier that imparts a natural green top note to herbaceous and floral compositions. Excellent for enhancing woody, seasonal notes, particularly to air care and candle applications.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: Traces - 0.5%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 4 hours
Taste Description: Sharp, green, grassy.
Flavor Use: Excellent topnote for a variety of flavors especially seedy notes for raspberry, fresh notes to apple, other fruits, and berries, and adds fresh green notes to tomato and other vegetables.
Recommended Flavor Use Level: 0.1 - 1 PPM
IFRA Status: This product contains 5% trans-2-Hexenal. Trans-2-Hexenal has an IFRA standard associated with it. There are restriction limits for trans-2-Hexenal in finished products. Visit www.ifraorg.org for the full text of the standard, or contact Bedoukian Research for more information.

SPECIFICATIONS
    main isomer: 50.0% - 60.0%(e/z hexenal)
    secondary isomer: 29.3% - 38.3%(triacetin)
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid
Refractive Index: 1.425 : 1.435 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.970 : 0.980 at 25 deg C
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.25%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 94 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): Not established
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 1.58
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS DSL EINECS(224-659-0) ENCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 3302.90.0050
Shipped as Dangerous Good: YES

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass or Aluminum
Shelf Life: 12 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: 02/15/2021