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W230316 Aldrich

Citral

natural, ≥96%, FCC, FG

Synonym: 3,7-Dimethyl-2,6-octadienal, Geranial and neral mixture

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Properties

Related Categories A-D, Alphabetical Listings, C-D, Certified Food Grade Products, Certified Natural Products,
Quality Level   FOOD SAFE ELITE
biological source   from Litsea cubeba Pers.
grade   FG
  Kosher
  natural
reg. compliance   FCC
  FDA 21 CFR (182.60)
  EU Regulation 1334/2008 & 178/2002
vapor density   5 (vs air)
vapor pressure   0.2 mmHg ( 200 °C)
InChI Key   WTEVQBCEXWBHNA-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥96%
refractive index   n20/D 1.488(lit.)
bp   229 °C(lit.)
density   0.888 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
GMO content   GMO-free
Organoleptic   fresh; lemon; sweet
food allergen   no known allergens
Gene Information   human ... CYP1A2(1544)

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Packaging

1 kg in glass bottle

9 kg in poly drum

Preparation Note

Extraction method: steam distillation from the fruit of tree.

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Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
RG5075000
Flash Point(F) 
203 °F
Flash Point(C) 
95 °C

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What is the apparent molarity of Citral, Products W230316, C83007, and W230308?
The apparent molarity of a neat liquid may be calculated from the density and molecular weight.  In the case of citral, the density is 0.888 g/mL and the molecular weight is 152.23 g/mole. By writing the density as 888 g/L, the calculation is 888 g/L divided by 152.23 g/mole = 5.83 mole/L, or 5.83 M.
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