Hexyl cinnamic aldehyde (CAS 101-86-0)

Products & Informations

Hexyl cinnamaldehyde is found naturally in the essential oil of chamomile. It is a member of the class of cinnamaldehydes carrying a hexyl substituent.

Hexyl cinnamaldehyde industrially produced via a crossed-aldol condensation reaction between octanal and benzaldehyde.


  1. for the preparation of honey and fruit-type flavors and mixed spices;
  2. used in soap and detergent;
  3. extraction solvents, mainly used in soybeans, rice bran, cottonseed and other edible oils and spices, such as oil resin extraction.
  4. used as intermediate of essence and fragrance, especially widely used in the essence of shampoo and hair care products

Toxicological Information

LD50 oral, rat 3100mg/kg



  • 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
GHS Hazard Statements
H-Code H303/317/400/411
P-Code P261/272/273/280
Response P302+P352 P312 P333+P313 P362+P364 P391
Disposal P501

UN Number: UN 1993 3/PG 3 |  S-phrases: S26-S36/37/39-S45-S36 | R-phrases: R34


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