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Cinnamyl Formate CAS 104-65-4

Molecular Formula: C10H10O2

Formula Weight: 162.19

ZSpharmac: Cinnamyl Formate Supplier Manufacturers

Product Name: Cinnamyl Formate
CAS No: 104-65-4
Purity: 99%

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Basic Info

Product Name:Cinnamyl Formate
Other Names:Cinnamyl Methanoate
Place of Origin:Shandong, China
Brand Name:ZSpharmac
Type:Cosmetic Raw Materials
Appearance:Colorless or Light Yellow Transparent Liquid
EINECS No.:203-223-3
Storage:Under -20°C
Provide:Cinnamyl Formate MSDS;
Cinnamyl Formate COA

What is Cinnamyl Formate?

The chemical names of cinnamyl formate are phenylpropenyl formate and also 3-phenyl-2-propen-1-ol formate. It is an essential fine chemical intermediate and also is commonly made use of in the production of medicines, flavors as well as various other products. The basic approach of preparing cinnamyl formate generally includes at present: 1) straight esterification of formic acid and also cinnamyl alcohol prepares cinnamyl formate, utilizes different stimulants (as ammonium chloride, magnesium chloride, phosphoric acid, the hostility oil etc.) to the cinnamyl formate of production The return as well as product quality have larger influence, and the cinnamyl formate product yield of this kind approach synthesis is reduced, and also product top quality is poor. 2) Synthesis of cinnamyl formate by responding sodium formate as well as cinnamyl chloride in the visibility of pyridine. Although the synthesis method technique is reasonably simple, the intake of solvent is big, the sources of primary raw materials salt formate as well as cinnamyl chloride are restricted, and also the raw materials as well as solvents used are pricey, which is expensive from an economic point of view.

Cinnamyl Formate Property

Boiling point 

250-254 °C (lit.)


1.08 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

vapor pressure 

2.666Pa at 25℃

refractive index 

n20/D 1.553(lit.)


>230 °F

storage temp. 

Inert atmosphere,Store in freezer, under -20°C


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Water Solubility 

725.1mg/L at 25℃


Cinnamyl Formate Uses

  1. Cinnamyl Formate is mainly used to prepare flavors of strawberry, raspberry, peach, banana and spices. This product is also edible flavor.

Preparation of Cinnamyl Formate

A sort of preparation method of cinnamyl formate (3-phenyl-2-propylene-1-alcohol formate), the approach uses formic acid and cinnamyl alcohol, in natural solvent toluene or benzene as solvent, with phosphoric acid or toluenesulfonic acid as The prep work of cinnamyl formate by the driver has the advantages of basic procedure, hassle-free operation, conveniently offered raw materials, low cost, high return and also no pollution to the atmosphere, as well as is very appropriate for industrialized production. The technological option actions are:

A, liquifying formic acid in a natural solvent in a proportion of 1:1 -1.5 by mass, including a catalyst in a proportion of 1.5 or 2 or 3 or 4% of the mass of formic acid, mixing evenly as well as cooling to 20 or 25 or 30 ° C, The warmth conservation temperature is controlled at 20 or 22 or 25 or 27 or 30 ° C. and cinnamyl alcohol is added dropwise, as well as the molar ratio of formic acid to cinnamyl alcohol is 2-5:1.

B. The time for leaking cinnamyl alcohol is 1 or 2 or 3 hrs, and also the temperature is kept at 20 or 22 or 25 or 27 or 30 ° C for 0.5 hour or 1 hr. After adding cinnamyl alcohol, laundry as well as neutralize to get crude cinnamyl formate.

C. The crude product is depressurized once again – 0.07– 0.1 Mpa, and also the temperature level is regulated at 110 or 115 or 120 ° C to recover the solvent, as well as the solvent healing is full.

D. After the healing of the solvent is completed, under the problem of lowered stress -0.097– 0.1 Mpa, the temperature level is regulated at 148 or 152 or 156 or 160 or 164 or 170 ° C to gather cinnamyl formate (3-phenyl-2-propene-1 -alcohol formate) finished product.

About Products:
If you need Cinnamyl Formate, a cosmetic raw material, please contact our service staff directly, we will provide you with high-quality products at the best price.
As an experienced Cinnamyl Formate manufacturer and supplier, ZSpharmac will provide Cinnamyl Formate raw materials to customers all over the world for a long time.
Over the years, the company has been adhering to the spirit of “integrity management, strict quality control, customer first”, and has won unanimous praise from domestic and foreign customers.

Company Profile and Corporate Culture

Company Profile:

ZhiShang Chemical is owned by ZhiShang Group is a professional new-type chemicals enterprise combined into research and development, production and sales .

The company’s competitive product is pharmaceutical raw materials and intermediates (especially carbohydrate derivatives Series), In recent years, the company has made a major breakthrough in food and feed additives, plant extraction, industrial chemicals industry .

The company insists on the spirit of “sincere management, strict quality control, customer as god” , get consistent high praise from customers at home and abroad.

Corporate Culture:

Help China Chemicals to benefit the happiness of human life
Become the most trusted chemical supplier in the world
Striver – oriented, enrich employees, customer first, deep service, seek development
Be prepared for danger in times of peace, forge ahead actively, unity and cooperation, and be brave to fight

About Us

The production base is located in Zhangqiu chemical industry park and Tai’an high-tech chemical industry park. laboratory and workshop in strict accordance with the GMP standard and the product fit national ISO9001 and ISO2000 standards.

“Zhishang” products are exported to Europe, North and South America, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa area, so as to establish a long-term and stable cooperation relationship with customer in the world.

Company Info
  • Business Type: Manufacturer
  • Product Range: Cosmetic raw materials
  • Products/Service:Cosmetic raw materials (flavors and fragrances,antioxidant products, moisturizing and hydrating, whitening agents, cosmetic additives)
  • Total Employees: 51~100
  • Capital (Million US $): 10000000RMB
  • Year Established: 2016
Production Capacity
  • No. of Production Lines : 8
  • No. of QC Staff : 5 -10 People
  • OEM Services Provided : yes
  • Factory Size (Sq.meters) : 3,000-5,000 square meters
  • Certificate: ISO9001 , CE , GMP , API , MSDS
  • Factory Location : Diao Town Industry Park, Zhangqiu City, Jinan City, Shandong Province, China.


Pre-Sales Service

* Prompt reply and 24 hours online, professional team to provide best price and high quality product.

* Sample testing support.

* Every batch of products will be tested to ensureits quality.

*The packing also can be according the customers` requirment.

*Any inquiries will be replied within 24 hours.

*we provide Commerical Invoice, Packing List, Bill of loading, COA , Health certificate and Origin certificate. If your markets have any special requirements, let us know.


After-Sales Service

*The fact of logistics information monitoring.

* Any questions about the product can be consulted at any time.

*Product has any problem can return.


Do you accept sample order?

We will make samples before mass production, and after sample approved, we’ll begin mass production. Doing 100% inspection during production, then do random inspection before packing.



You can get free samples for some products,you only need to pay the shipping cost or arrange a courier to us and take the samples. You can send us your product specifications and requests,we will manufacture the products according to your requests.

What’s your MOQ?

Our MOQ is 1kg. But usually we accept less quantity such as 100g on the condition that sample charge is 100% paid.

Do you supply product report?

Yes. We’ll give you product analysis report before shipping.

  Is there a discount?

Different quantity has different discount.


1. ≤50kg, Express delivery recommended, usually called as DDU service;

2. ≤500kg, Air shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

3. >500kg, sea shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

4. For high value products, please select air shipping and express delivery for safe.

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