Agent Name

3-Hydroxy-4-isopropyl-1-methylcyclohexene

CAS Number

491-04-3

Formula

C10-H18-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Methyl-4-isopropyl-1-cyclohexen-3-ol; 2-Cyclohexen-1-ol, 3-methyl-6-(1-methylethyl)-; 3-Carvomenthenol; 3-Methyl-6-(1-methylethyl)-2-cyclohexen-1-ol; Piperitol; Piperitol (monoterpene); p-Menth-1-en-3-ol; 6-(Isopropyl)-3-methylcyclohex-2-en-1-ol; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Organic Compounds

Description

Solid with a pungent odor; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as a flavoring ingredient; [HSDB]

Comments

Safe when used as a flavoring agent in food; [JECFA]

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