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cis-3 Hexenyl Butyrate

Cis-3 Hexenyl Butyrate is a natural green chemical which has moderate sweet, fruity qualities

US$ 0.90 /gram
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The odour and uses of cis-3 Hexenyl Butyrate

Odour=>A fresh and mild-green grass aroma but with a pleasant fruity character, like a green Sweetart candy or fruity wine.

Synaesthesia=> If the colour light green could be a candy but NOT limey whatsoever, if grass could be candy, a still layer of transparent green cloud

Perfume-Uses=>Green topnote which blends with jasmine and ylang-ylang. Flavor:: green fruity. Can add a buttery ripeness to strawberry, apple, berries, grape. Green, Wine, Brandy, Slightly Buttery Green, fruity, brandy-like odor with butter undertone.

Just-try-it=>Other suggested uses: to evoke the following aromas or enhance them : Apple, Citrus Fruits, Dairy Products, Hard Fruits, Mango, Pineapple, Raspberry, Soft Fruits, Tea wine-like, green, cognac or brandy, slightly buttery : butter; green; wine-like

Tips=> Note: not as pungent or as sharp as some green cis-3 chemicals


$GD : butanoic acid (3Z)-3-hexen-1-yl ester : (Z)- butanoic acid 3-hexen-1-yl ester : (Z)- butyric acid 3-hexen-1-yl ester : (Z)- hex-3-enyl butanoate : [(Z)- hex-3-enyl] butanoate : (Z)-3- hexen-1-yl butanoate : cis-3- hexen-1-yl butanoate : (Z)-3- hexen-1-yl butyrate : cis-3- hexen-1-yl butyrate : beta,gamma- hexen-1-yl N-butyrate : (Z)-3- hexenyl butyrate : cis-3- hexenyl butyrate : PerfumersWorld


Product cis-3 Hexenyl Butyrate
Physical State colorless clear liquid


CAS No. 16491-36-4
FEMA 3402
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.

Legislation and regulations vary widely and change with time so it is your duty to check this.

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