Product Information


BRI Product Number: 138
BRI Product Name: trans-3-HEXEN-1-OL
CAS Number: 928-97-2
FEMA Number: 4356
Molecular Weight: 100.16
Molecular Formula: C6H12O   Structure


Synonyms: (* Alt. CAS #) CAS: 544-12-7; Hex-3-en-1-ol
3-Hexen-1-ol, (3E)-
E-3-Hexenol
T-3-HEXEN-1-OL
T-3-HEXENOL
trans-3-HEXEN-1-OL
TRANS-3-HEXENOL
CAS Name: 3-Hexen-1-ol, (3E)-

APPLICATION INFORMATION
Odor Description: Intensely green, somewhat bitter, earthy, fatty odor.
Fragrance Use: Used for a green topnote in herbaceous fragrances.
Flavor Use: Good for green, leafy vegetable flavors like various lettuces.
Recommended Use Level: 2%
Tenacity on Blotter: > 4 hours

SPECIFICATIONSChromatograph
Minimum Purity: 98.0% (sum of isomers)
    main isomer: 95.0% min.(trans)
    secondary isomer: 0.1% - 5.0%(cis)
Appearance: colorless liquid
Refractive Index: 1.435 : 1.445 at 20 deg C
Specific Gravity: 0.837 : 0.847 at 25 deg C

TECHNICAL INFORMATION MSDS
Flash Point: 138 deg F (CC)
Boiling Point (approx): 156.50 C (EPI 4.0)
Solubility: Very slightly soluble in water.
Kosher: YES   Certificate
Halal: YES   Certificate
Regulatory Status: TSCA AICS CHINA DSL ECL EINECS(213-193-3) ENCS PICCS
RIFM Monograph: YES
Natural: NO
Nature Identical: YES
Export Tariff Code: 2905.29.9000
Shipped as Dangerous Good: YES WHEN SHIPPED VIA AIR/OCEAN

PACKAGING AND STORAGE
Recommended Packaging: Glass, Plastic or Phenolic Lined Steel
Shelf Life: 48 months from manufacture date
Recommended Storage: Store tightly sealed under inert gas in a cool, well-ventilated area.
Additives: synthetic alpha tocopherol @ 0.10%

Last Revised: 03/15/2013