Citronellal (C10H18O)

Citronellal (C10H18O)
Citronellal (C10H18O)
Price And Quantity
  • 25
  • Kilograms/Kilograms
  • 750 INR
Product Specifications
  • Liquid
  • Food Flavor
  • liquid
Product Description
Citronellal (C10H18O) is the major chemical compound that gives the citronella oil its unique lemon scent. It is a major insulate in various oils from plants like lemon scented tree, cymbopogon, lemon scented gum and so on. This compound is responsible for the peculiar aroma in these oils. This component has insect repellent properties specially for mosquitoes and anti fungal qualities too.

Citronellal or rhodinal or 3,7-dimethyloct-6-en-1-al (C10H18O) is a monoterpenoid, the main component in the mixture of terpenoid chemical compounds that give citronella oil its distinctive lemon scent.

Citronellal is a major isolate in distilled oils from the plants Cymbopogon, lemon-scented gum, and lemon-scented teatree. The (-)-(S)-enantiomer of citronellal makes up up to 80% of the leaf oil from kaffir lime leaves and is the compound responsible for its characteristic aroma.

Citronellal has insect repellent properties, and research shows high repellent effectiveness against mosquitoes. Research shows that citronellal has strong antifungal qualities.
Trade Information
  • Telegraphic Transfer (T/T), Cash in Advance (CID)
  • 2-3 Per Day
  • 25 Days
  • Yes
  • Sample costs shipping and taxes has to be paid by the buyer
  • HDP
  • All India
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