Dihydrocarvone (CAS 5524-05-0)

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(+)-Dihydrocarvone, a monoterpenoid compound found in caraway oil, is a key building block to synthesize sesquiterpenes. It is colorless liquid generally produced either by the hydrogenation of carvone or by the oxidation of limonene. Dihydrocarvone is an important aroma component of cooling and fragrant plant essential oil. It can be added to candies, drinks, toothpastes and perfumes as a flavoring for food and cosmetics.


  • used as daily flavor for food, beverage, tobacco etc.
  • used as fragrance in perfume, cosmetics and other personal care products



  • 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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Appearance Colorless liquid
Odor Ketone odor
Assay, @GC, % 99 min