173495

Sigma-Aldrich

Geranyl acetate

≥97%

Synonym(s):
trans-3,7-Dimethyl-2,6-octadienyl acetate, trans-3,7-Dimethyl-2,6-octadien-1-yl acetate
Linear Formula:
CH3CO2CH2CH=C(CH3)CH2CH2CH=C(CH3)2
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
196.29
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
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vapor density

6.8 (vs air)

Quality Level

vapor pressure

0.07 mmHg ( 20 °C)

assay

≥97%

impurities

1-2% neryl acetate

refractive index

n20/D 1.461 (lit.)

bp

138 °C/25 mmHg (lit.)

density

0.916 g/mL at 25 °C

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

CC(=O)OC\C=C(/C)CC\C=C(/C)C

InChI

1S/C12H20O2/c1-10(2)6-5-7-11(3)8-9-14-12(4)13/h6,8H,5,7,9H2,1-4H3/b11-8+

InChI key

HIGQPQRQIQDZMP-DHZHZOJOSA-N

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General description

Geranyl acetate is an aroma active rice volatile. It is one of the components of the essential oils of Daucus carota L. seeds.

Packaging

25, 100 g in glass bottle

Pictograms

Exclamation mark

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

Precautionary Statements

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Hazard Codes

Xi

Risk Statement

36/37/38

Safety Statement

26-36

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

219.2 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

104 °C - closed cup

Nesrine Rokbeni et al.
Chemistry & biodiversity, 10(12), 2278-2290 (2013-12-12)
The essential oils of Daucus carota L. (Apiaceae) seeds sampled from ten wild populations spread over northern Tunisia were characterized by GC-FID and GC/MS analyses. In total, 36 compounds were identified in the D. carota seed essential oils, with a...
Bruno Pandelo Brügger et al.
Scientific reports, 9(1), 8358-8358 (2019-06-09)
Podisus nigrispinus Dallas (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae), released in biological control programs, is a predator of Lepidopteran and Coleopteran species. Lemongrass essential oil and its constituents can be toxic to this natural enemy. The major constituents of lemongrass essential oil are neral...
Satoshi Nojima et al.
PloS one, 6(3), e18178-e18178 (2011-04-06)
Semiochemicals are often produced in infinitesimally small quantities, so their isolation requires large amounts of starting material, not only requiring significant effort in sample preparation, but also resulting in a complex mixture of compounds from which the bioactive compound needs...
Kanjana Mahattanatawee et al.
Food chemistry, 154, 1-6 (2014-02-13)
Aroma volatiles from three cooked fragrant rice types (Jasmine, Basmati and Jasmati) were characterised and identified using SPME GC-O, GC-PFPD and confirmed using GC-MS. A total of 26, 23, and 22 aroma active volatiles were observed in Jasmine, Basmati and...
Nehad E M Taktak et al.
Pesticide biochemistry and physiology, 158, 156-165 (2019-08-06)
Culex pipiens is a main vector for Bancroftian filariasis, Rift Valley Fever and diseases caused by other viruses, leaving several peoples with disabilities. In recent years, plant derived compounds have received much attention as potential alternatives to synthetic chemicals due...
Protocols
-α-Bergamotene; β-Bisabolene; α-Terpineol; Neryl acetate; Geranyl acetate; Neral; Geranial
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