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Chemicals/Elastomers/Rubber Isoprene Derivatives

Citral, Isoprenol, Isovaleral, Prenol


Aroma chemical intermediates that reproduce a variety of scents

Kuraray's aroma chemical intermediates are produced using the C4 fraction that is a by-product of naphtha cracking as the primary raw material. These products are diversified C4 derivatives that utilize Kuraray's proprietary technologies. Citral has a lemon odor and is one of our leading products. It is used in shampoos, conditioners, soaps and other products.


Aroma chemicals

Standard grades and properties

Product name Chemical name CAS No.
Citral 3,7-Dimethyl-2,6-octadienal 5392-40-5
Isoprenol 3-Methyl-3-buten-1-ol 763-32-6
3-Methylbutanal 590-86-3
(Prenylalcohol × Renylalcohol)
3-Methyl-2-buten-1-ol 556-82-1

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