A lactone with the molecular formula C11H20O2, it is found in nature and has a fruit, peach, creamy, fatty, coconut-like odour.
Category Aroma Chemicals
Regional Availability Worldwide
Harvest Period n/a
Natural Status Synthetic
Organoleptic Descriptors Fatty, fruity, creamy, peach, coconut, lactonic, apricot, ketonic
Common Applications butter, caramel, coconut, passion fruit, cream, mango, peach
Appearance Colourless to very pale yellow
Assay min 98%
Optical Rotation n/a
Refractive Index @20℃ 1.4480 - 1.4530
Specific Gravity @20℃ 0.942 - 0.948
Flash Point ℃ 93°C
Shelf Life (months) 12
Storage Recommendations Sealed containers in a cool dark place. Check quality before use.