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2-Methylundecanal (CAS 110-41-8)

2-Methylundecanal is an organic compound that is found naturally in kumquat peel oil. This compound smells herbaceous, orange, and ambergris-like.

It is industrially prepared by the reaction of methylnonone or α-nonylacrolein with ethyl monochloroacetate in the presence of sodium ethanol. or can be obtained by cracking the corresponding glycidic acid.