Rhodinol

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Rhodinol
Rhodinol.png
Rhodinol molecule
Names
IUPAC name
(3S)-3,7-Dimethyloct-7-en-1-ol
Other names
(S)-(−)-α-Citronellol; 1-Citronellol
Identifiers
3D model (Jmol)
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.027.171
Properties
C10H20O
Molar mass 156.27 g·mol−1
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

Rhodinol is a monoterpene alcohol that occurs naturally in geranium and citronella oils. It is used in cosmetics and perfumery to impart flowery odors.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Rhodinol at The Good Scents Company