Methylionone is yellow transparent liquid with woody and floral odor.

Pseudomethylionone was synthesized by condensation of citral and butanone under alkaline conditions and then through the cyclization reaction to produce methylionone.

It is mainly used in the flavor formulation of food and beverage.

Substance Identification

Synonyms Ionone | Methyl Ionone | alpha-Methylionone
CAS 1335-46-2
EINECS 215-635-0
FEMA 2714
HS.CODE 291500
Molecular Formula C14H22O
Moleclar Weight 206.32

Application & Uses

  • used in fragrance formulation of daily chemicals
  • used in daily and industrial flavor
  • used in the production of cine film, coating solvent, parting agent and paint remover etc.
  • used as intermediate in the pharmaceutical industry

Features & Benefits

  • Soluble in alcohol, water, 2.98 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)

Sales Specification

Appearance Yellow transparent liquid
Relative Density 0.924 to 0.932
Purity, % 95 min
LD50 oral, rat 5gm/kg min


  • Drum, 180kg net each

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GHS Hazard Statements

H-Code H315/319/411
P-Code P264/280/273
Response P302+P352 P321 P332+P313 P362+P364 P305+P351+P338 P337+P313 P391
Storage No data available
Disposal P501


  • 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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