Helional is derivative of heliotropin. It appears yellow liquid.

It is prepared by crossed-aldol condensation between heliotropinand propanal followed by selective hydrogenation of the intermediate alkene.

Helional is commonly used in fragrance formulation.

Substance Identification

Synonyms 2-piperonylpropanal Helional | Ocean propanal
CAS 1205-17-0
EINECS 214-881-6
FEMA 4599
HS.CODE 293200
Molecular Formula C11H12O3
Moleclar Weight 192.214

Application & Uses

  • used as fragrance in high quality perfumes
  • used as ingredient in oral care products
  • used in the frgrance formulationo of deodorant, soaps and detergent
  • used to relieve memory decay caused by sleep insufficiency

Features & Benefits

  • Soluble in alcohol, water, 342.6 mg/L @25 °C (est)

Sales Specification

Appearance Colorless to light yellow liquid
Purity, @GC, % 98.5 min

Similar Specs


  • Drum, 25kg net each

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GHS Hazard Statements

H-Code H371/361/411
P-Code P261/272/280/201/202/273
Response P302+P352 P333+P313 P321 P362+P364 P308+P313 P391
Storage P405
Disposal P501
UN Number: UN 1993 3/PG 3 |  S-phrases: S26-S36 | R-phrases: R36/37/38


  • flammable materials should be stored in a separate safety storage cabinet or room
  • ground all equipment containing material
  • keep away from heat
  • keep away from sources of ignition
  • keep container tightly closed
  • keep in a cool, well-ventilated place


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