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d-limonene

D-Limonene

Label Name
:
D-Limonene
Chemical Name
:
4-ISO Propenyl - 1-methyl Cyclohexene
Synonyms
:
Orange Oil Terpenes
Molecular Formula
:
C10H16
M. Weight
:
136.24
CAS
:
5989-27-5
FEMA
:
2633
EINECS
:
232-433-8
H. Tariff Code
:
29021900
ORGANOLEPTIC
Appearance
:
Colourless Mobile Liquid
Odour
:
Conforms To Standard
PHYSICAL
Boiling Point
:
177°C
Flash Point
:
48°C
Specific Gravity
:
0.838-0.840
ANALYTICAL
GLC-ASSAY
:
Above 96.0%
GLC-ASSAY
:
12 Months
Status
:
Natural

D-Limonene Uses :

It is used in many perfume compositions, for its refreshing top note where citrus order is desirable. It is also used in fragrances types from jasmine to lavender though its used in perfumes for skin use is restricted as per IFRA guidelines .In flavours it is used mainly as modifier in lime, fruit and spice complexes.

The concentrations in finish products normely lies between 30-400 PPM.