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  • Geraniol

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  • colourless to pale yellow liquid with an odour of roses
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Geraniol


CAS:

106-24-1

MF:

C10H18O

MW:

154.25

EINECS:

203-377-1

mp

-15 °C

bp

229-230 °C(lit.)

density

0.879 g/mL at 20 °C(lit.)

vapor density

5.31 (vs air)

vapor pressure

~0.2 mm Hg ( 20 °C)

refractive index

n20/D 1.474(lit.)

FEMA

2,507

Fp

216 °F

storage temp.

2-8°C

Water Solubility

PRACTICALLY INSOLUBLE

Merck

144,403

BRN

1,722,456

Stability:

Stable. Combustible. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

CAS DataBase Reference

106-24-1(CAS DataBase Reference)

NIST Chemistry Reference

2,6-Octadien-1-ol, 3,7-dimethyl-, (E)-(106-24-1)

EPA Substance Registry System

2,6-Octadien-1-ol, 3,7-dimethyl-, (2E)-(106-24-1)


Usage
1. Used to make commercial insect repellant, which is effective against all sorts of critters from mosquitoes, all types of flies, cockroaches and fire ants to fleas, gnats and ticks.
2. It can attract bees as it is produced by the scent glands of honey bees to help them mark nectar-bearing flowers and locate the entrances to their hives.
3. It is an antioxidant, and is being studied for its abilities to suppress tumour growth.
4. Used in cosmetic and toiletries, also in fine fragrances and household scents.

Storage
- Keep away from heat.
- Keep away from sources of ignition.
- Keep container tightly closed.
- Keep in a cool, dry, well – ventilated place.

samples

 (1)  Samples supplied for free;

 (2) New customers require paying courier cost.

Finished products packing example

Packed in iron drum of 180kgs net each.