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Citro­nel­lol

Citro­nel­lol is a widely used aroma ingre­dient in flo­ral com­pounds and a major ingre­dient in func­tio­nal pro­ducts.

Overview

Appearance
Clear colorless liquid

Odor
Floral-rosy, fresh, fruity, slightly citrus

Taste
Floral-rosy, fresh, citrus-like

Occurence
Occurs in nature

Applications

Fragrance
Used in all kinds of fresh-floral compounds. A major ingredient in functional products due to its excellent stability and long lastingness.

Flavor
For citrus, cherry, strawberry, peach, tutti-frutti flavors.

Technical Data

Chemical Structure
citronellol

CAS-Name
6-Octen-1-ol, 3,7-dimethyl-

CAS-No
106-22-9

EINECS
203-375-0

INCI
Citronellol

Synonyms
3,7-Dimethyl-6-octen-1-ol