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Terpinen-4-ol (CAS 562-74-3)

Terpinen-4-ol is an isomer of terpineol that naturally found in turpentine oil and lavender oil. It appears pale yellow viscous liquid with mild earthy and woody odor.

Terpinen-4-ol can be prepared by hydration reaction of sabinene or produced by the oxidation, hydrogenation reduction and selective hydrogenation of terpinolene.

On the other hand, Terpinen-4-ol has strong effects of disinfection, sterilization and antisepsis, so it can also be used as natural disinfectant to treat illness and hurts.