Sweet | Fresh | Warm | Spicy | Clove | Carnation | Cinnamon
Methyl Eugenol is used in pheromone traps that attract male Tephriditae flies of the Order Diptera, including Oriental fruit fly, Mediterranean fruit fly, and solenaceous fly.
It is used in agricultural fields and orchards where the pests are prevalent.
Entrapment of the male counterpart significantly curbs mating success and thus, infestation.
Other Names: 4-allyl veratrole, 1,2-dimethoxy-4-prop-2-enylbenzene
Brand: Ambrosial - Fragrances of Heaven
Product Code: AMB-PI-MEEU
CAS Number: 93-15-2
Molecular Weight: 178.23098000
Formula: C11 H14 O2
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow clear liquid (est)
Specific Gravity: 1.03200 to 1.03600 @ 25.00 °C.
Flash Point: 230.00 °F. TCC ( 110.00 °C. )
Shelf Life: 12.00 month(s) or longer if stored properly.
water, 144.8 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
water, 500 mg/L @ 25 °C (exp)
non-discoloring in most media
Odor Strength: medium,
recommend smelling in a 1.00% solution or less
Substantivity: 60 hour(s) at 100.00%
Odor Description: at 1.00% in dipropylene glycol. sweet fresh warm spicy clove carnation cinnamon
Spicy, cinnamon, clove, musty, vegetative, waxy and peppery with phenolic nuances, Methyl eugenol is widely used as a fragrance ingredient in perfumes, toiletries and detergents.