Description of Methyl Pomello

Also referred to as “Pamplemousse” and “Grapefruit Acetal,” Methyl Pomelo is an aromatic chemical that blends exceptionally well with most citrus ingredients. The aroma of this material is very fresh and fruity, highly reminiscent of grapefruit peel. This makes methyl pomelo a common inclusion within cleaning and personal care products such as shampoo, soap, and body lotion. Methyl pomelo also exhibits a green and woody quality somewhat comparable to violet; this makes the chemical very useful for fine fragrance work.

Aroma & Flavor of Methyl Pomello

Aroma is very fresh and cistrusy, highly reminiscent of grapefruit peel. As time goes on, the odor becomes woodier and green, with a herbal nuance most comparable to violet.

Appearance of Methyl Pomello

Colorless Liquid





Assay of Methyl Pomello


Synonyms of Methyl Pomello

Grapefruit acetal - Pomelocit - Methyl Pamplemousse™ (Givaudan)

Refractive Index of Methyl Pomello

1.4350 - 1.4450 @ 20C

Specific Gravity of Methyl Pomello

0.8690 - 0.8850 @ 25C

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