CAS No. : 764-60-3
Synonym : 2-Hexynol - Hex-2-yn-1-ol - 2-Hexyne-1-ol - 1-Hydroxy-2-hexyne
Molecular Formula : C6H10O
Molecular weight : 98.14
Appearance : Clear, colourless to pale yellow liquid
GC Purity : 95.0% minimum
2-Hexyn-1-ol is the precursor to trans-2-hexenol, used in the flavor and fragrance industry for its green leafy and fruity notes. 2-Hexyn-1-ol has also been employed to synthesize leaf aldehyde via isomerization.