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A12269 1,8-Cineole, 99%

CAS Number
470-82-6
Synonyms
Eucalyptol
1,3,3-Trimethyl-2-oxabicyclo[2.2.2]octane

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
A12269-AE 100ml 33.40
A12269-AP 500ml 97.40
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1,8-Cineole, 99%

MDL
MFCD00167977
EINECS
207-431-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
C10H18O
Formula Weight
154.24
Melting point
1.0°
Boiling Point
176-177°
Flash Point
49°(120°F)
Density
0.923
Refractive Index
1.4575
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Soluble in water(3500 mg/L (at 21°C). Miscible with ether, alcohol, chloroform, glacial acetic acid, oils. Soluble in ethanol, ethyl ether; slightly soluble in carbon tetrachloride.

Applications

Eucalyptol is an ingredient in many brands of mouthwash and cough suppressant. It controls airway mucus hypersecretion and asthma via anti-inflammatory cytokine inhibition. Eucalyptol is an effective treatment for nonpurulent rhinosinusitis. Eucalyptol reduces inflammation and pain when applied topically. It kills leukaemia cells in vitro.

Notes

Store this chemical under refrigerated temperatures and away from mineral acids and bases. Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a dry, well-ventilated area.

Literature References

Enio J. Leão Lanaa,; Kelly A. da Silva Rochaa,; Ivan V. Kozhevnikovb,; Elena V. Gusevskaya.Synthesis of 1,8-cineole and 1,4-cineole by isomerization of α-terpineol catalyzed by heteropoly acid. Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical. 2006, 259 (1-2)99-102.

Rodney Croteau,; Frank Karp. Biosynthesis of monoterpenes: Partial purification and characterization of 1,8-cineole synthetase from Salvia officinalis . Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics. 1977, 179(1), 257-265.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H226-H315-H319

Flammable liquid and vapour. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P233-P240-P241-P242-P243-P264b-P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P332+P313-P337+P313-P363-P370+P378q-P501c

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Keep container tightly closed. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. Use only non-sparking tools. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention. If eye irritation persists: Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. In case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Merck
14,3895
Beilstein
105109
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
III
Harmonized Tariff Code
2932.99
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
OS9275000

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