Type of Compound: Terpenoid

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Description: Geranyl Acetate is found in a variety of natural oils, derived from citronella, lemongrass, sassafras, roses, and many others. It has a strong floral aroma with a fruity twist, and exhibits strong antimicrobial effects.

Boiling Point (F): 278 – 282 

Boiling Point (C):  137-139

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Chemical Formula:   C12H20O2

IUPAC Name:   [(2E)-3,7-dimethylocta-2,6-dienyl] acetate