Linalool, an Isolated Terpene

Linalool is a natural occurring aroma chemical, however it can be produced synthetically. It’s present in a vast amount of plants that produce essential oils, namely lavender, oranges, basil, rosewood and bergamot. Humans consume it on almost a da

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Beta-Mycrene, an Isolated Terpene

Beta-Mycrene is present in many natural plants, but it is more selective than most terpenes as it is the smallest of all terpenes, chemically speaking. It is found naturally and extracted from citrus plants, and synthesized from other aroma chemic

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Citronellol, an Isolated Terpene

Citronellol is sometimes referred to as dihydrogeraniol, and is a naturally occurring terpene with two enantiomers, (+)-Citronellol, found in citronella oils, and (-)-Citronellol, found in rose and geranium oils. It has a very floral fragrance.It

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Nerol, an Isolated Terpene

Nerol is a byproduct of neroli oil; obvious from the name. Nerol is a colorless liquid found in many essential oils such as lemongrass and hops. The scent of nerol is that of a very fresh, sweet rose. Because of this, nerol is present in many frag

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