IT occurs in essential oils, flowers (lily, tulip), fruits (apple, cherry) and used in fruity flavours and green note fragrance compounds for all purposesÂ having olfactory note: strong, fresh, natural, green; taste: fat, stinging, fresh. It is used in Food, Flavours, Cosmetics, Confectionery and Perfume Indusrtries.
On ditution Leaf Alcohol has an odor characterstic of grass and fresh green leaves. It give a strong odor but not as pungent.
It is used in high quality perfume compositions, where a note of grss and green leaves is desired.
|FORMULA||C6 H12 O|
|OTHER NAME||CIS-3-HEXEN-1-OL, Leaf Alcohol|
|Physical Appearance||Colourless, clear mobil oil|
|Odour/Flavour||A characterstic aromatic GREEN LEAFY odour|
|Specific Gravity||0.840 TO 0.850|
|Refractive Index||1.435 TO 1.445|
|Optical Rotation||+1 TO -1|
|Acidity/Alkalinity||Neutral to Litmus|
|Storage||Keep in cool place|