Myrcene is a transparent light yellow liquid with balsam odor. It is easy to be polymerized or oxidized in air. So it is not suggested to leave it in air for a long time. It is insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol, ether, chloroform, and able to be mixed with most other spices.
|Appearance||Light yellow transparent liquid, light balsam odor|
|Refractive Index N D20||1.4660—1.4740|
Used for food flavor such as tutti fruit essence, citrus fruit essence; as intermediate for synthesis of lyral, geraniol, linalool, myrac aldehyde etc; used for perfume.
160 kg iron drum or as the request of customer.
Store in cool place, free from contamination, keep away from high temperature, fire, water, and oxidant agent.