Aroma ingredient with a dry and woody profile suitable for various creations.
Clear colorless to pale yellowish liquid
Woody, dry, floral, fruity
Woody, fruity, floral, dry
Occurs in nature
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%
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)
2-Buten-2-one, 4-(2,6,6-trimethyl-1-cyclohexen-1-yl)-, (E)
trans-beta-Ionone / Ionantheme beta / Irisone beta / 4-(2,6,6-Trimethyl-1-cyclohexenyl)-3-butenone-2