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beta-Ionone R

Aroma ingre­dient with a dry and woody pro­file sui­ta­ble for various cre­a­tions.

Overview

Appearance
Clear colorless to pale yellowish liquid

Odor
Woody, dry, floral, fruity

Taste
Woody, fruity, floral, dry

Occurence
Occurs in nature

Applications

Fragrance
It shows a less floral odour profile than the alpha-isomer. On dilution it becomes more fruity. Very useful for cosmetic products and especially for lipsticks. Substantivity: > 48 hours
Use level in compounds: to 10%

Flavor
It is also used in flavour compositions, such as raspberry, plum, cherry, grape, pineapple and appreciated thanks to the very special woody-floral character it gives.
Use level in the finished product: 1 to 15 ppm (up to 100 ppm in chewing gum)

Technical Data

Chemical Structure
beta-ionone-r

CAS-Name
2-Buten-2-one, 4-(2,6,6-trimethyl-1-cyclohexen-1-yl)-, (E)

CAS-No
79-77-6

EINECS
201-224-3

Synonyms
trans-beta-Ionone / Ionantheme beta / Irisone beta / 4-(2,6,6-Trimethyl-1-cyclohexenyl)-3-butenone-2