Physical & Chemical Properties
Molecular Formula: C10H16
Molecular Weight: 136.238 g/mol
Flash Point: 115°F
Boiling Point: 242.6°F
Density: 0.867 g/mL
delta-3-carene has a sweet and earthy aroma with piney undertones. It is a constituent of turpentine that produces a colorless liquid which is not soluble in water. It is used in cosmetics, perfumes and found to be a natural antihistamine.
Found in rosemary, basil, bell pepper, cedar, and turpentine.