It is used primarily as a component of perfumes for creams and soaps and as a flavoring ingredient. It is used particularly in rose, lavender and geranium formulations where a sweet fruity or citrus aroma is desired. It is found to have has anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-proliferative activities.
Not miscible or difficult to mix in water.
Store away from oxidizing agents and heat. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition. Keep it refrigerated.
|137° to 139°C (25mmHg)|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
GHS P Statement
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Specific treatment (see label).
If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
RTECSNumber : RG5920000
TSCA : TSCA
Recommended Storage : 2° to 8°C