Carvones are used in the food and flavor industry. It is also used in air freshening products. Oils containing carvones are used in aromatherapy and alternative medicine. In organic synthesis, it is used as a starting material for the synthesis of terpenoid quassin natural product.
Miscible with diethyl ether, ethanol and chloroform. Immiscible with water.
Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents and strong reducing agents. Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.
|228° to 230°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
GHS P Statement
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
In case of fire: Use for extinction: CO2, powder or water spray.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECSNumber : OS8670000
TSCA : TSCA