W520608

Sigma-Aldrich

1,3,4,6,7,8-Hexahydro-4,6,6,7,8,8-hexamethylcyclopenta[g]-2-benzopyran solution

in diethyl phthalate

Synonym(s):
HHCB
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C18H26O
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
258.40
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.21

Quality Level

biological source

synthetic

Agency/Method

follows IFRA guidelines

reg. compliance

EU Regulation 1223/2009

concentration

48-52% in diethyl phthalate

refractive index

n20/D 1.5215 (lit.)

bp

304 °C (lit.)

density

1.044 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Documentation

see Safety & Documentation for available documents

Featured Industry

Flavors and Fragrances

Organoleptic

floral; sweet

food allergen

no known allergens

fragrance allergen

no known allergens

SMILES string

CC(C(C)C1(C)C)(C)C2=C1C=C(C(C)OCC3)C3=C2

InChI

1S/C18H26O/c1-11-14-10-16-15(9-13(14)7-8-19-11)17(3,4)12(2)18(16,5)6/h9-12H,7-8H2,1-6H3

InChI key

YWMTVUUYOAIDBC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Related Categories

General description

1,3,4,6,7,8-Hexahydro-4,6,6,7,8,8-hexamethylcyclopenta[g]-2-benzopyran is an isochromone with a strong musk odor, commonly used in fragrances.

Packaging

1 kg in glass bottle
25 kg in poly drum

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Pictograms

Environment

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Statements

Precautionary Statements

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

UN 3082 9 / PGIII

WGK Germany

WGK 2

Preparation and olfactory characterization of the enantiomerically pure isomers of the perfumery synthetic Galaxolide?.
Frater G, et al.
Helvetica Chimica Acta, 82(10), 1656-1665 (1999)
Cui-Hong Chen et al.
Huan jing ke xue= Huanjing kexue, 32(2), 567-573 (2011-05-03)
Using outdoor pot-culture experiment,biomasses of wheat seedlings and accumulation of HHCB and/or Cd in parts of wheat seedlings cultured in alluvial soil and cinnamon soil were investigated. The biomasses of wheat seedlings in different treatments followed the order as single...
Ursula Klaschka et al.
Environmental science and pollution research international, 20(4), 2456-2471 (2012-09-05)
Fragrances are used in a wide array of everyday products and enter the aquatic environment via wastewater. While several musk compounds have been studied in detail, little is known about the occurrence and fate of other fragrances. We selected 16...
Shuo Liu et al.
Chemosphere, 83(8), 1080-1086 (2011-02-22)
Although polycyclic musks have been shown to cause lethal and sub-lethal effects on organisms, their biochemical toxicity to earthworms is not well understood. In the current study, we investigated the responses of antioxidant systems and lipid peroxidation after exposing Eisenia...
Shuo Liu et al.
Environmental toxicology, 27(8), 472-479 (2012-07-06)
Polycyclic musks have been indicated to cause lethal and sublethal effects on exposed biota. However, knowledge about the effect of polycyclic musks on the antioxidant defense system in earthworms is vague. In this work, the activities of antioxidant enzymes, including...

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