EMAIL THIS PAGE TO A FRIEND
62118 Sigma-Aldrich

(R)-(+)-Limonene

analytical standard

Synonym: (+)-p-Mentha-1,8-diene, (+)-Carvene, (R)-4-Isopropenyl-1-methyl-1-cyclohexene

  • CAS Number 5989-27-5

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C10H16

  • Molecular Weight 136.23

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 2204754

  •  EC Number 227-813-5

  •  MDL number MFCD00062991

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24882190

Purchase

Properties

Related Categories 76/768/EEC Annex VIII, A-L, Additional Standards, All Alphabetically Sorted, Allergen Standards,
grade   analytical standard
vapor density   4.7 (vs air)
vapor pressure   <3 mmHg ( 14.4 °C)
InChI Key   XMGQYMWWDOXHJM-JTQLQIEISA-N
assay   ≥99.0% (sum of enantiomers, GC)
form   neat
optical activity   [α]20/D +115.5±1°, c = 10% in ethanol
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
expl. lim.   6.1 %
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
refractive index   n20/D 1.473(lit.)
  n20/D 1.473
bp   176-177 °C(lit.)
density   0.842 g/mL at 20 °C(lit.)
format   neat
storage temp.   2-8°C
Gene Information   human ... CYP1A2(1544)

Description

Other Notes

Regioselective hydrogenation of the exocyclic double bond; Regioselective epoxidation of the endocyclic double bond

Same product — same quality — now Sigma-Aldrich brand

Application

Refer to the product′s Certificate of Analysis for more information on a suitable instrument technique. Contact Technical Service for further support.

Price and Availability

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2052 3 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
GW6360000
Flash Point(F) 
122 °F
Flash Point(C) 
50 °C
Protocols & Articles

Related Content

Flavor and Fragrance Analysis

It’s all about your workflow. Sample preparation, separation, detection and analysis. Speed and resolution is key in determining purity or verifying composition.
Keywords: Calorimetry, Gas chromatography, Mass spectrometry, Sample preparations, Separation

Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

Set your institution to view full text papers.
Related Products

related product

Product #

Description

Add to Cart

08168 Timestrip Plus 8 °C

Technical Service:

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Bulk Ordering & Pricing:

Need larger quantities for your development, manufacturing or research applications?