Hexyl Salicylate
SKU 3OG00230

Hexyl Salicylate

Hexyl Salicylate is sweet aromatic floral medicinal witch-hazel-odor jasmine orchid (esp asian sambac types) fougere carnation hyacinth trefle herbal as-modifier lavender rosemary fougeres chypre root-beer fruit.

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The odour and uses of Hexyl Salicylate

fresh herbal orchid green: Floral, Green, Fruity Use: Hexyl Salicylate has a floral fruity character, with a mild, sweet herbaceous slant. It is a very useful modifier of floral fragrances especially with amyl salicylate. : Floral, Herbal, Green Use:: Mild, balsamic note useful for blending and rounding a fragrance mixture. Sweet, herbal, floral Floral, Green, Fruity aldehydic almond alpine bouquet amber apple blossom apricot azalea balsam banana blue grass blue mist bouquet camelia carnation dianthus oeillet cedar cherry cherry blossom christmas blends chrysanthemum chrysantheme chypre citrus clove clover trefle le'trefle incarnat coconut tropical currant cyclamen fern fougere floral fruit genet genista broom gooseberry green hay new mown hay foin coupe herbal honey miel hyacinth jacinthe labdanum leather lemon lilac lilas syringa lotus meadow country mimosa mint musk oakmoss mousse de chene moss ocean sea breeze orange orchid oriental outdoors fresh peach pine plum poppy red potpourri raspberry rose


hexyl 2-hydroxy-1-benzene carboxylate : hexyl 2-hydroxybenzoate : hexyl-2-hydroxybenzoate : N- hexyl-ortho-hydroxybenzoate : salicylic acid hexyl ester : Bell : Hexyl Salicylate : Berje : Hexyl Salicylate : Givaudan : Hexyl Salicylate

Technical Specification

Product Hexyl salicylate
Physical State colorless clear oily liquid
Specific Gravity 1.029
Refractive Index 1.501
Melting Point 0
Boiling Point 290
Flash Point 100


CAS No. 6259-76-3
FEMA 0000

Perfumery Applications

Typical usage in perfume compounds


Application Suitability

Used in these perfume types but not limited to them.


9 = Very Good Performance

8 = Good Performance

7 = Reasonable performance

6 = Fair performance

5 = Mediocre performance

4 = Slight stability problems

3 = Discoloration Problems

2 = Stability problems

1 = Major problems

0 = Not recommended for use

Important Notes:

End application data applies to experiments carried out by the authors or extrapolated from those experiments using computer algorithms. As application product formulations vary widely this information is only a general guide.

Full testing by both perfumers- flavorists and end users is the only proven method to ensuring a perfume or flavours safety- strength- suitability- stability and success.

Legislation and regulations vary widely and change with time so it is your duty to check this.

Alcoholic Perfume 9
Anti-perspirants/Deo 5
Creams and Lotions 6
Lipsticks 0
Talcum Powder 9
Tablet Soap 9
Liquid Soap 9
Shampoo 9
Hair Conditioner 8
Bath/Shower Gel 9
Cold Wave 1
Acid Cleaner 0
Ammonia 4
Chlorine 3
Detergent Powder 6
Liquid Detergent 7
Fabric Softener 7
Candles 4
Pot Pourri 8
Incense 8