Furanone (CAS 3658-77-3)

Furaneol, or strawberry furanone, is a natural organic compound used in the flavor and perfume industry because of its sweet strawberry aroma. It is actually found in strawberries and a variety of other fruits and it is partly responsible for the smell of fresh pineapple. It is also important for odour of buckwheat, and tomato.

Substance Identification

Synonyms DMHF | Strawberry Furanone I Furaneol | Furanone pure crystals
CAS 3658-77-3
EINECS 222-908-8
FEMA 3174
HS.CODE 293200
Molecular Formula C6H8O3
Moleclar Weight 128.13

Application & Uses

  • widely used in the flavor and perfume industry

Sales Specification

Appearance White or slightly yellow solid
Odor Fruit, Caramel or burnt pineapple
Content, % 98 min
LD50 oral, mouse 1608mg/kg

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  • keep in a cool, well-ventilated place

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