Chemical name:2-Butanone, 3-hydroxy-
Monomer: clear colorless to pale yellowish liquid.
Dimer: colorless solid mass.
Solubility Soluble in water, ethanol, propylene glycol.
Refractive Index n20
Relative Density d204
Heavy Metal(Pb): ≤10ppm
Odour pleasant, buttery-oily, creamy-fatty
Taste sweet-buttery, creamy, mild
Flavour Acetoin is mainly used for flavour compounds. The mild-creamy character rounds off the power of other Aroma Chemicals and brings smoothness in the compositions.
Useful in flavour such as butter, caramel, vanilla, coffee, nut, milk, cheese and fruits like strawberry and raspberry.
Often used in combination with Diacetyl and certain Diketones (Hexane-,Pentanedione).
Packaging and Storage
Monomer: 25Kg,50Kg,200Kg Plastic bucket
Dimer: Plastic bucket(Cardboard drum),NW 25Kg;
Also we can proved the packaging as the costumers need.
Store in a cool and dry area.
Acetoin dimmer (Acetyl Methyl Carbinol dimer . 3-hydroxy-2-butanone dimer )