Myrcene is in the β-pinene turpentine as raw material for pyrolysis and prepared.
Colorless to light yellow transparent oily liquid with a pleasant balsam smell; product is not soluble in water, soluble in ethanol, ether, chloroform and other organic solvents.
2. TYPICAL USES
Can be used to deploy a large number of papaya, mango, oranges and other food flavors, can be used to make cologne and deodorizing agent, is also an important intermediate in synthetic fragrances can be used to produce geraniol, linalool, Lyral , dioxins and other spices Myrcenol products, also has significant expectorant and antitussive effect certain is that many drug intermediates.