cis-3-Hexenol (Leaf alcohol)
|cis-3-Hexenol (Leaf alcohol)||
cis-3-Hexenol can be sufficiently supplied by Zeon. This alcohol is frequently used not only in floral fragrances but also in fruity flavors and green tea flavors. cis-3-Hexenol gives a fresh green effect in the top note of compound.
|Description||Colorless to pale yellow liquid.
A powerful, fresh and intensely green, grassy odor.
|Natural Occurrence||cis-3-Hexenol has been found in many flowers, fruits, and vegetables, for instance, Carnation, Gardenia, Honeysuckle, Hyacinth, Osmanthus, Apple, Apricot, Cherry, Grape, Kiwi, Lemon, Melon, Mint, Orange, Plum, Strawberry, Corn, Pumpkin, Tomato, Tea, etc.|
|Use||cis-3-Hexenol is used as refreshing top note of delicate floral fragrances, such as Muguet and Lilac.
This material finds considerable use in flavors, for instance, Mint and various fruit complexes.