Perillaldehyde Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Perillaldehyde Properties

Perillaldehyde

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Description

 

Perillaldehyde is a natural organic compound found most abundantly in the annual herb perilla, but also in a wide variety of other plants and essential oils. It is a monoterpenoid containing an aldehyde functional group. It is used as food additives for flavoring and in perfumery to add spiciness.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Colorless liquid
Boiling Point 237 °C
CAS Number 2111-75-3
ChEBI 15421
Density 0.953 g/ml
EINECS Number 218-302-8
IUPAC Name (S)-4-(1-Methylethenyl)-1-cyclohexene-1-carboxaldehyde
InChI 1S/C10H14O/c1-8(2)10-5-3-9(7-11)4-6-10/h3,7,10H,1,4-6H2,2H3
InChIKey RUMOYJJNUMEFDD-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Molar Mass 150.22 g/mol
Molecular Formula C10H14O
Solubility Insoluble
Synonyms Perilla Aldehyde;4-Mentha-1,8-dien-7-al;1-Cyclohexene-1-carboxaldehyde,4-(1-methylethenyl)-;Perillaldehyde