Geraniol Details

Product name: Geraniol

Other Name: 2,7-Dimethyl-2,6-octadiene

CAS No.: 16736-42-8

Molecular formula: C10H18O

Molecular weight: 154.25

Appearance: Colorless to yellow oily liquid


Geraniol Specification

Items Standard
Appearance Colorless to pale yellow oily liquid
Smell Breath of fresh roses
Relative Density,25℃ 0.870~0.885
Refractive Index,20℃ 1.469~1.478
Assay 98%min


Geraniol Usage

  1. It is widely used in floral fragrances for daily use and in ester fragrances for use in antibacterial and deworming.
  2. Geraniol is the main ingredient of rose flavor and it is also an indispensable flavoring material in various floral flavors. Also used as a food, soap and daily cosmetic flavor.
  3. A product made from natural essential oils used in formulating foods. When used in daily cosmetic essences, it contains more than 90% geraniol. When used in formulating fragrance, it contains more than 80% geraniol.
  4. Industrial geraniol and nerol are raw materials for the production of vanillyl alcohol, vanillin, citral, hydroxy vanillin, ionone and vitamin A. Various esters synthesized with geraniol are excellent perfumes.


Geraniol Packaging and Shipping

Packaging: 1 kg/bottle, 5 kg/drum, 10 kg/drum, 25 kg/drum, 50 kg/drum, 180 kg/drum


Geraniol Storage
Keep container tightly closed. Store in a cool dry well-ventilated place