Product Specification

Product: Gamma Dodecalactone, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: Dodecanolide-1,5, delta-n-Heptyl-delta-valerolactone
   Product Number: 0240000NAT
   FEMA Number: 2400
   CAS Number: 2305-05-7

Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: Colorless to pale yellow translucent liquid
   Sensory Properties: Fruity, musky
   Molecular Formula: C12 H22 O2
   Molecular Weight: 198.3
   Purity (by G.C.): > 97.0 %
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: 0.925 - 0.945
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: 1.451 - 1.456
   Optical Rotation: N/A
   Acid Value: N/A
   Melting Point (C): 17-18
   Boiling Point (C): 130-132/1.5 mm Hg
   Flash Point (F) (Closed Cup): > 230
   Percent Alcohol (v/v): N/A

Suggested Storage Conditions
  Store at 40-70 F in tightly sealed original containers. Avoid prolonged exposure to light, heat and air.
Shelf Life: 12 months after the last date of QC approval, or date of shipment, under recommended storage conditions or as otherwise noted.

Additional Data

  Store under Nitrogen Blanket, allow no more than 25% headspace