A furan with the molecular formula C6H8O3, it is found in nature and has a sweet candy, caramel, sugar, strawberry-like odour.
Category Aroma Chemicals
Regional Availability Worldwide
Harvest Period n/a
Natural Status Synthetic
Organoleptic Descriptors sweet, caramel, cotton candy, strawberry, sugar
Common Applications caramel, strawberry, coffee, cotton candy, pineapple, bread, molasses, toffee
Appearance Colourless to pale yellow crystals
Assay min. 99%
Optical Rotation n/a
Refractive Index @20℃ n/a
Specific Gravity @20℃ n/a
Flash Point ℃ 100°C
Shelf Life (months) 12
Storage Recommendations Sealed containers in a cool dark place. Refrigeration recommended. Protect from air and light; once opened, the material is best stored as a solution in propylene glycol. Check quality before use.