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3796-70-1 - Geranylacetone, (E)+(Z), 97%, (Z)-isomer (nerylacetone) ca 45% - A19184 - Alfa Aesar

A19184 Geranylacetone, (E)+(Z), 97%, (Z)-isomer (nerylacetone) ca 45%

CAS Number
3796-70-1
Synonyms

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
25g 57.99
100g 138.02
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Geranylacetone, (E)+(Z), 97%, (Z)-isomer (nerylacetone) ca 45%

MDL
MFCD00008910
EINECS
223-269-8

Chemical Properties

Formula
(CH3)2C=CHCH2CH2C(CH3)=CHCH2CH2C(O)CH3
Formula Weight
194.32
Boiling Point
250°
Flash Point
110°(230°F)
Density
0.87
Refractive Index
1.467
Solubility
Not miscible or difficult to mix in water. Soluble in alcohol.

Applications

It is used as a flavoring agent and adjuvant. It is also employed as a substance, extract, or preparation for diffusing or imparting an agreeable or attractive smell.

Notes

Store away from oxidizing agents and heat. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition. Keep it refregirated.

Literature References

Andrew J. Simkin, et. al. The tomato carotenoid cleavage dioxygenase 1 genes contribute to the formation of the flavor volatiles b-ionone, pseudoionone, and geranylacetone.The Plant Journal.2004,40882-892.

Friedrich Jüttner. The Algal Excretion Product, Geranylacetone: A Potent Inhibitor of Carotene Biosynthesis in Synechococcus.Pharmacology.1979,34(11), 957-960.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H315-H319-H335

Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P362-P312-P321-P405-P403+P233-P501a

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Specific treatment (see label). Store locked up. Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Beilstein
1722277
Harmonized Tariff Code
2914.19
TSCA
Yes

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