Alpha Pinene is obtained by distillation of Gum Turpentine.
|Specific Gravity @ 25°C||0.850-0.860|
|Specific Gravity @ 35°C||0.855-0.865|
|Refractive Index @ 25°C||1.460-1.470|
|Alpha Pinene Content %||Min.95% by GC|
|Moisture Content||1% Max|
Alpha-Pinene has pines odor, is the main constituent of Turpentine, which found naturally in above 400 kinds of essential oils. Extracted on fractionation from Turpentine. In flavor industry, alpha-Pinene is mainly used to synthesis Terpineol, Linalool and other Sandalwood fragrance. It also used as flavoring on daily chemicals.