Technical Data Sheet (Special Order Product)

BRI Product Number: 521
BRI Product Name: METHYL GERANATE
CAS Number: 1189-09-9
China GB Number: Not listed
Molecular Weight: 182.26
Molecular Formula: C11H18O2   


Synonyms: 2,6-Octadienoic acid, 3,7-dimethyl-, methyl ester, (2E)-
E-Methylgeranate
Methyl (E)-3,7-dimethylocta-2,6-dienoate
METHYL GERANATE
CAS Name: 2,6-Octadienoic acid, 3,7-dimethyl-, methyl ester, (2E)-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: A waxy, green, fruity odor.
Fragrance Use: Useful in imparting a natural note in re-constituted oils.
Recommended Fragrance Use Level: 1% - 2%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 8 hours

SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum Purity: 96.0% (sum of isomers)
    main isomer: 50.0% min.
    secondary isomer: 0.1% - 50.0%
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid
Refractive Index: 1.464 : 1.474 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.917 : 0.927 at 25 deg C
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.10%

TECHNICAL INFORMATION
Flash Point: 210 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 230.97 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol.
Log P: 3.98
Kosher: YES   
Halal: YES   
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(214-712-6) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2916.19.6000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: NO

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic, Aluminum 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: 05/07/2021