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2-Methyl-2-Pentenoic Acid

2-Methyl-2-Pentenoic Acid is strongly fruity sour juicy fatty strawberry pineapple raspberry berry add fruit.

US$ 0.30 /gram
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The odour and uses of 2-Methyl-2-Pentenoic Acid
strongly fruity, slightly fatty, somewhat herbal moderate tenacity, moderately alkali-stable in fruity-herbal perfumes for cosmetic (shampoo) perfumery


$FC : 2 Methyl 2 Pentanoic Acid added using data from 2 Methyl Pentanoic Acid : 2 Methyl Pentanoic Acid added using data from Pentanoic Acid, 2-Methyl-, Butyl Ester : Pentanoic acid, 2-methyl-, butyl ester : Butyl alpha-methylvalerate :LRG 1381 : Methylcamomille : GIV GIV


Product 2-Methyl-2-Pentenoic Acid
Physical State


CAS No. 6297-41-2
IFRA Status / EU Allergens / MSDS / COA
Safety Notes

Perfumery Applications

Typical usage in perfume compounds


Application Suitability

Used in these perfume types but not limited to them.


9 = Very Good Performance

8 = Good Performance

7 = Reasonable performance

6 = Fair performance

5 = Mediocre performance

4 = Slight stability problems

3 = Discoloration Problems

2 = Stability problems

1 = Major problems

0 = Not recommended for use

Important Notes:

End application data applies to experiments carried out by the authors or extrapolated from those experiments using computer algorithms. As application product formulations vary widely this information is only a general guide.

Full testing by both perfumers- flavorists and end users is the only proven method to ensuring a perfume or flavours safety- strength- suitability- stability and success.

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Alcoholic Perfume 9
Anti-perspirants/Deo 8
Creams and Lotions 9
Lipsticks 9
Talcum Powder 9
Tablet Soap 9
Liquid Soap 8
Shampoo 6
Hair Conditioner 9
Bath/Shower Gel 9
Cold Wave 1
Acid Cleaner 1
Ammonia 5
Chlorine 1
Detergent Powder 6
Liquid Detergent 9
Fabric Softener 6
Candles 9
Pot Pourri 7
Incense 9