Product Specification

Product: Trans-2-Hexenal, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: LEAF ALDEHYDE, BETA-PROPYLACROLEIN, HEXEN-2-AL, -TRANS-HEXENAL
   Product Number: 0256000NAT
   FEMA Number: 2560
   CAS Number: 6728-26-3

Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: COLORLESS TO PALE YELLOW TRANSLUCENT LIQUID
   Sensory Properties: GREEN, FRUIT, APPLE
   Molecular Formula: C6 H10 O
   Molecular Weight: 98.15
   Purity (by G.C.): 95.0% MINIMUM
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: 0.8190-0.8690
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: 1.4460-1.4540
   Optical Rotation: NOT DETERMINED
   Acid Value: NOT DETERMINED
   Melting Point (C): N/A
   Boiling Point (C): 47
   Flash Point (F) (Closed Cup): 101
   Percent Alcohol (v/v):

Suggested Storage Conditions
  Store at 40 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.