Technical characteristics

2-Methylbutyryl chloride

Cas n°: 57526-28-0

Synonyms: 2-Methylbutanoyl chloride

2-methylbutyryl chloride is a raw material used for the synthesis of perfuming agents, more specifically esters. These esters have different olfactory profiles ranging from passion fruit to wood-like.

These ingredients can be employed alone or incorporated as fragrance or flavor ingredients to modify or enhance already existing fragrance compositions.

2-methylbutyryl chloride is also used for the synthesis of whitening agents such as cyclic diamines or cyclic diols.