A furan with the molecular formula C6H8O3, it is found in nature and has a sweet, candy, caramel, sugar, strawberry-like odour.
Category Aroma Chemicals
Regional Availability Worldwide
Harvest Period n/a
Natural Status EU Natural
Organoleptic Descriptors sweet, caramel, cotton candy, strawberry, sugar
Common Applications caramel, strawberry, blackberry, chocolate, coffee, cotton candy
Appearance Colourless to pale yellow crystals
Assay min. 99%
Optical Rotation n/a
Refractive Index @20℃ n/a
Specific Gravity @20℃ n/a
Flash Point ℃ 93°C
Shelf Life (months) 12
Storage Recommendations Sealed containers in a cool dark place. Refrigeration recommended. Protect from air and light; once opened, the material is best stored as a solution in propylene glycol. Check quality before use.