alpha Thujene

Thujene is a natural flavoring obtained from Eucalyptus. Thujene is transparent in color with a slight yellow tint. The term thujene usually refers to α-thujene. A less common chemically related double-bond isomer is known as β-thujene (or 2-thujene).Another double-bond isomer is known as sabinene. Thujene also goes under other names as well 3-Thujene, and Thujiene. Thujene is often used in cosmetic and fragrance industries due to its pungent, spicy taste and herbal, woodsy scent.

Substance Identification

Synonyms 3-Thujene | α-Thujene | Origanene | Thujene
CAS 2867-05-2
EINECS 220-686-7
FEMA 2466
HS.CODE 290200
Molecular Formula C10H16
Moleclar Weight 136.23

Application & Uses

  • Used as flavour agents in foodstuffs
  • Used as fragrance agents
  • Used as an active anti- malarial agent
  • Widely used in the cosmetic industy
  • Ingredient of many essential oils, such as frankincense essential oil
  • Widely used in pharmaceuticals, has the effects of pain-relieving, antioxidant, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory, etc.

Features & Benefits

  • Antioxidant Activities, Anti- Malarial (Anti-Viral), Anti-Bacterial, Antimicrobial Activity, Herbicidal Activity

Sales Specification

Appearance Colorless to pale yellow Liquid
Relative Density 0.825 to 0.840
Refractive Index, @20°C 1.445 to 1.460
Purity, @GC, % 90 min

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GHS Hazard Statements

H-Code H226/317
P-Code P210/233/240/241/242/243/280/261/272
Response P303+P361+P353 P370+P378 P302+P352 P333+P313 P321 P362+P364
Storage P403+P235
Disposal P501


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  • keep in a cool, well-ventilated place

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