3-Octanone

3-Octanone is a natural ketone found in a variety of sources such as plants, herbs and fruits It is used as a flavor and fragrance ingredient. 3-Octanone is a positional isomer of 2-octanone and 4-octanone

Particular Description
CAS NO. 106-68-3
CHEMICAL FORMULA C8 H16 O
MOLECULAR WEIGHT 128.21472000

Specification

Particular Description
Product Name 3-Octanone
Other Names octan-3-one
Appearance colorless clear liquid (est)
Odar Musty, mushroom, ketonic, moldy and cheese fermented with a green
Assay 98.00 to 100.00
Specific gravity 0.81900 to 0.82400 @ 25.00 °C
Boiling Point 167.00 to 170.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Melting Point -23.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Vapor pressure 1.504000 mmHg @ 25.00 °C. (est)
Flash Point 115.00 °F. TCC ( 46.11 °C. )
Solubility in Alcohol, water, 2600 mg/L @ 20 °C (exp)
Storage Store in a cool and dry place.
Packaging 25kg, 50kg.

Odar Strength

medium ,recommend smelling in a 10.00 % solution or less

Substantivity

> 4 hour(s) at 100.00 %.

Application

Flavor & fragrances ingredient food additive and synthetic flavoring

Packaging

25kg, 50kg

Uses

It has a role as a human urinary metabolite, an innocent attractant, a fungal metabolite, an antifeedant, a plane metabolite and a biomarker.
Food additives permitted for direct addition to food for human consumption.