Hydroxycitronellal (CAS 107-75-5)

Products & Informations

Hydroxycitronellal has the smell of lilac, lily, and lily of the valley. It is a perfume ingredient with a medium-strength floral scent, reminiscent of lily and sweet tropical melon.

Hydroxycitronellal is found widely as a chief constituent in essential oils including ilang-ilang oil, palmarosa oil, geranium oil, orange flower oil, lemongrass oil, hops oil, and lavender oil. It  is a synthetic fragrance that is widely used in many cosmetics and hygiene products such as deodorants, soaps, antiseptics, and other household items.

Hydroxycitronellal industrially made from citronella aldehyde.


  1. Used in deodorants, soaps, antiseptics, and other household items, such as: perfumes, colognes, fragrances, hair products, skin care products, oral products.

Toxicological Information

LD50 oral, rat 5gm/kg min



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  • keep away from sources of ignition
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  • keep in a cool, well-ventilated place


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Appearance Colorless viscous liquid
Odor Sweet lilies of the valley floral aromas
Content, % 99 min