Product Specification

Product: Grapefruit Mercaptan 1% in Grapefruit Oil, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: p-Menthen-8-thiol, Menthenethiol, 8-Mercapto-p-Menth-1-en
   Product Number: 0370003NAT
   FEMA Number: 3700
   CAS Number: 71159-90-5

Organeoleptic and Physical Properties
   Appearance: pale yellow to orange liquid
   Sensory Properties: Characteristic of grapefruit
   Molecular Formula: C10 H18 S
   Molecular Weight: 170.31
   Purity (by G.C.): >1%
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C: refer to purity
   Refractive Index @ 20 C: refer to purity
   Optical Rotation: N/A
   Acid Value: N/A
   Melting Point (C): 10 - 11
   Boiling Point (C): 80
   Flash Point (F) (Closed Cup): 119
   Percent Alcohol (v/v): N/A

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.