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22060 Sigma-Aldrich

(−)-Carvone

analytical standard

Synonym: (R)-5-Isopropenyl-2-methyl-2-cyclohexenone, Carvol

  • CAS Number 6485-40-1

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C10H14O

  • Molecular Weight 150.22

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 2206714

  •  EC Number 229-352-5

  •  MDL number MFCD00001578

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24853181

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Properties

Related Categories A - D, A-F, A-L, Additional Standards, All Alphabetically Sorted,
grade   analytical standard
InChI Key   ULDHMXUKGWMISQ-SECBINFHSA-N
assay   ≥99.0% (sum of enantiomers, GC)
form   neat
optical activity   [α]20/D −61.5±2°, neat
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
refractive index   n20/D 1.498
bp   228-230 °C(lit.)
density   0.960 g/mL at 20 °C(lit.)
format   neat

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Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
Flash Point(F) 
201.2 °F
Flash Point(C) 
94 °C
Protocols & Articles

Articles

Chiral GC Analysis of Carvone Enantiomers in Essential Oils

D-Carvone and L-carvone are enantiomeric compounds that have very different smells. These mirror image compounds provide very different aroma notes. D-Carvone is the major compound found in caraway s...
Leonard M. Sidisky
Reporter US Volume 32.1
Keywords: Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Separation, Size-exclusion chromatography

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