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(R)-(+)-Limonene

Green Alternative

≥93%

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

  • CAS Number 5989-27-5

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C10H16

  • Molecular Weight 136.23

  •  FEMA Number 2633

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 2204754

  •  EC Number 227-813-5

  •  Council of Europe no. 491

  •  MDL number MFCD00062991

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24901211

  •  Flavis number 1.045

  •  NACRES NA.21

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Properties

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Quality Level   400
biological source   synthetic
grade   Halal
  Kosher
reg. compliance   FDA 21 CFR 117
  FDA 21 CFR 182.60
vapor density   4.7 (vs air)
vapor pressure   <3 mmHg ( 14.4 °C)
  1 mmHg ( 20 °C)
assay   ≥93%
optical activity   [α]20/D +120°, neat
expl. lim.   6.1 %
greener alternative product characteristics   Waste Prevention
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refractive index   n20/D 1.473 (lit.)
bp   176-177 °C (lit.)
density   0.842 g/mL at 20 °C (lit.)
  0.84 g/mL at 25 °C
Documentation   see Safety & Documentation for available documents
Organoleptic   orange; citrus; sweet
food allergen   no known allergens
greener alternative category   Aligned
SMILES string   CC(=C)[C@@H]1CCC(C)=CC1
InChI   1S/C10H16/c1-8(2)10-6-4-9(3)5-7-10/h4,10H,1,5-7H2,2-3H3/t10-/m0/s1
InChI key   XMGQYMWWDOXHJM-JTQLQIEISA-N
Gene Information   human ... CYP1A2(1544)

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1 kg in glass bottle

20 kg in composite drum

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 2052 3 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
RTECS 
GW6360000
Flash Point(F) 
123.8 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
51 °C - closed cup
Protocols & Articles

Articles

GC Analysis of cis/trans Limonene Oxide Enantiomers on Astec® CHIRALDEX® B-PH

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of cis/trans Limonene Oxide Enantiomers on Astec® CHIRALDEX® B-PH
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

Understanding the Complexities of Kosher Ingredients

Introduction What is Kosher Product Considerations for Kosher Certification Kosher's Added Benefit to the Food Industry Sigma-Aldrich's Kosher Experience and Offering
Dr. Luke Grocholl1, Rabbi Gershon Segal

1Dr. Luke Grocholl, Quality Assurance Supervisor, Sigma-Aldrich Flavors & Fragrances
Keywords: Fermentation, Food & Beverage, Safety industry

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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