Cis-3-Hexenyl Acetate

It is also known as Leaf acetate. Cis-3-Hexenyl acetate is  obtained by Esterification of cis-3-hexenol, which in turn obtained by the fractionation  of Mentha Arvensis oil, a Steam distilled oil from the plant Mentha Arvensis. It is a colourless, clear transparent  liquid with fresh green fruity odour. Used in natural freshness to delicate florals (Muguet, Narcisse, Lilac, etc); also provides green topnotes to other fragrance.

 Min 98% purityLiquidOil Soluble

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A technique used to isolate or purify various components present in essential oils, fractional distillation separates the volatile oil in different fractions or portions at various boiling points.




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How is Cis-3-Hexenyl Acetate obtained?

Also, known as leaf acetate, Cis-3-Hexenyl Acetate is derived from the plant Mentha Arvensis. It is extracted by the esterification of Cis-3-Hexenol, an aroma compound which is obtained by the fractionation of Mentha Arvenis oil.

Which applications can Leaf Acetate be used in?

Cis-3-Hexenyl Acetate is used to add natural freshness to delicate florals like Muguet, Narcinne and Lilac. It is also used to provide green topnotes to other fragrances. It also has wide applications in segments like perfumery, oral care, personal care, pharma & nutraceuticals, beverages, confectionery etc.

What are the colour and aroma characteristics of Cis-3-Hexenyl Acetate?

Cis-3-Hexenyl Acetate has a fresh, green and fruity odour. A colourless, clear liquid, leaf acetate is also oil soluble.

What is the advantage of the Mint used by Mane Kancor for the extraction of Cis-3-Hexenyl Acetate?

The mint used by Mane Kancor for the production of Cis-3-Henexyl is of the highest quality and complies with different grades of IP/BP/EP/USP. Product consistency is maintained through consistent checks and monitoring.

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