Product Specification

Product: Delta Dodecalactone, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: 5-HYDROXYDODECANOIC ACID, DELTA LACTONE, N-HEPTYL-DELTA-VALEROLACTONE
   Product Number: 0240100NAT
   FEMA Number: 2401
   CAS Number: 713-95-1

Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: COLORLESS TO PALE YELLOW TRANSLUCENT LIQUID
   Sensory Properties: OILY, COCONUT-LIKE, CREAMY
   Molecular Formula: C12 H22 O2
   Molecular Weight: 198.31
   Purity (by G.C.): >90.0% (DELTA DODECALACTONE ISOMER)
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: 0.9230 - 0.9730
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: 1.4585 - 1.4665
   Optical Rotation: NOT DETERMINED
   Acid Value: NOT DETERMINED
   Melting Point (C): -12
   Boiling Point (C): 125 C/1MM
   Flash Point (C) (Closed Cup): >72
   Percent Alcohol (v/v):

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

  NONE