Alpha-Santalol Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Alpha-Santalol Properties


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Alpha-Santalol is an organic compound that is classified as a sesquiterpene. It comprises about 55% of the oil of sandalwood, another less abundant component being β-santalol.It is a valued component for perfumes.

Chemical Properties

Boiling Point 299.5°C
CAS Number 115-71-9
Density 1.03 g/cm3
IUPAC Name (Z)-5-(2,3-Dimethyltricyclol[,6]hept-3-yl)-2-methylpent-2-en-1-ol
Molar Mass 220.39 g/mol
Molecular Formula C15H24O
Synonyms α-Santalol;a-Santalol uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X