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α-Humulene

≥96.0% (GC)

Synonym: α-Caryophyllene, trans,trans,trans-2,6,6,9-Tetramethyl-1,4,8-cycloundecatriene, alpha-Humulene

  • CAS Number 6753-98-6

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C15H24

  • Molecular Weight 204.35

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 3240075

  •  EC Number 229-816-7

  •  MDL number MFCD00042689

  •  PubChem Substance ID 57651429

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

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assay   ≥96.0% (GC)
refractive index   n20/D 1.503 (lit.)
bp   166-168 °C (lit.)
density   0.889 g/mL at 20 °C (lit.)
storage temp.   2-8°C
SMILES string   C\C1=C/CC(C)(C)\C=C\C\C(C)=C\CC1
InChI   1S/C15H24/c1-13-7-5-8-14(2)10-12-15(3,4)11-6-9-13/h6-7,10-11H,5,8-9,12H2,1-4H3/b11-6+,13-7+,14-10+
InChI key   FAMPSKZZVDUYOS-HRGUGZIWSA-N

Description

General description

α-Humulene is a class of sesquiterpenes found in Cordia verbenacea essential oil.

Application

α-Humulene can be used in the formation of secondary organic aerosol by oxidation.

Packaging

1, 5 mL in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
GZ4817500
Flash Point(F) 
194 °F
Flash Point(C) 
90 °C

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