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Cyclohexanol CAS 108-93-0

Molecular Formula: C6H12O

Formula Weight: 100.16

ZSpharmac: Cyclohexanol Cosmetic Raw Material Suppliers

Product Name: Cyclohexanol
CAS No: 108-93-0
Purity: 99%

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Basic Info

Product Name:Cyclohexanol
Place of Origin:Shandong, China
Brand Name:ZSpharmac
Type:Cosmetic Raw Materials
Appearance:Clear Colorless Liquid
EINECS No.:203-630-6
Storage:Store Below +30°C.
Provide:Cyclohexanol MSDS;
Cyclohexanol COA

What is Cyclohexanol?

Cyclohexanol, also known as cyclohexanol, is an organic compound with the chemical formula C₆H₁₂O. It belongs to the alcohol class and has a six-membered ring (cyclohexane ring) with a hydroxyl (-OH) functional group attached to the ring.

Cyclohexanol Property

Melting point 20-22 °C (lit.)
Boiling point 160-161 °C (lit.)
density 0.948 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
vapor density 3.5 (vs air)
vapor pressure 0.98 mm Hg ( 25 °C)
refractive index n20/D 1.465(lit.)
Fp 67 °C
storage temp. Store below +30°C.
solubility 40g/l
form Liquid After Melting
color Clear colorless
OdorLike camphor.
Relative polarity0.509
PH6.5 (40g/l, H2O, 20℃)
explosive limit2-11.2%(V)
Odor Typecamphoreous
Water Solubility 3.6 g/100 mL (20 ºC)


Cyclohexanol Uses

Fine chemicals and pharmaceutical industry:
Intermediates: Cyclohexanol is an important intermediate in the synthesis of various fine chemicals. For example, cyclohexanone can be obtained through oxidation, which is a key raw material for the production of engineering plastics such as nylon 6 and nylon 66.
Pharmaceutical precursors: In the pharmaceutical industry, cyclohexanol and its derivatives are often used in the synthesis of specific drug molecules, such as antibiotics, cardiovascular drugs, and hormone drugs, and they serve as building blocks in drug synthesis pathways.

Synthetic resin and plastic manufacturing:
Polymer monomer: cyclohexanol can be converted into cyclohexene after dehydration. Cyclohexene is an important monomer in the manufacture of polyester resin, alkyd resin and some special plastics.
Plasticizers and stabilizers: Derivatives of cyclohexanol can be used as plasticizers for plastics and rubber products to improve their flexibility. They can also be used as heat stabilizers and light stabilizers to extend the service life of plastic products.

Solvents and Cleaners:
Efficient solvent: Due to its good solubility and relatively low toxicity, cyclohexanol is often used as a solvent in coatings, inks, adhesives and printing inks.
Detergent ingredients: In some industrial cleaners and household cleaning products, cyclohexanol or its derivatives can be used as decontamination ingredients, especially for grease stains, which have a good removal effect.

Flavors and fragrances industry:
Fragrance precursors: Esterification products of cyclohexanol, such as cyclohexanol acetate, are key raw materials for making fragrance ingredients in perfumes, cosmetics and personal care products, providing specific aromas.

Agricultural chemicals:
Pesticide formulation: Cyclohexanol and its derivatives can also be used as solvents or auxiliaries in pesticide formulations to help improve the dispersion and stability of pesticides and enhance their efficacy.

Other professional applications:
Laboratory Reagents: In chemistry laboratories, cyclohexanol is used as a general reagent for a variety of chemical syntheses and analytical tests.
Fuel additives: In some cases, derivatives of cyclohexanol can be used as fuel additives to improve combustion properties or as components of biofuels.

Main Applications of Cyclohexanol in Cosmetics

  1. Solvents and co-solvents: Cyclohexanol, as an organic solvent, can help other water-insoluble active ingredients in cosmetics to better dissolve and stabilize, thereby improving the overall uniformity of the formula and the texture of the product. It is compatible with other solvents and ingredients, helping to form an ideal cosmetic base.
  2. Adjust skin feel: In some cosmetic formulations, cyclohexanol may be used to adjust the skin feel of the product, such as providing a moderate refreshing feeling or helping the product dry faster, which is suitable for nail polish, spray-type products or certain products that need to dry quickly. Skin care formula is particularly important.
  3. Derivative applications as intermediates: Although cyclohexanol itself is not a common direct functional ingredient in cosmetics, its derivatives may have more specific cosmetic benefits. For example, cyclohexanol can be converted into compounds with specific functions through chemical modification, such as thickeners, emollients or other functional cosmetic ingredients.
  4. Fine-tuning the fragrance: Since cyclohexanol has a slight alcohol smell, although it is not the main fragrance ingredient, it may be used in small amounts in the fragrance formulas of some cosmetics to assist in adjusting the overall fragrance effect.

Cyclohexanol Advantages

  1. Structural stability: The six-membered ring structure of cyclohexanol gives it high chemical and thermal stability, which makes it less prone to side reactions during complex synthesis processes and is suitable for use in high-temperature or long-term chemical reactions.
  2. Versatility: As a cyclic alcohol containing hydroxyl groups, cyclohexanol can not only participate in various chemical reactions of alcohols (such as esterification, oxidation, dehydration, etc.), but can also be further transformed through position-selective reactions on the ring. Generates a variety of useful derivatives suitable for a variety of synthetic routes.
  3. Good solvent properties: Cyclohexanol is a medium-polarity solvent that can dissolve many organic substances and can also be moderately mixed with water. This characteristic makes it useful as a reaction medium, detergent, and extraction solvent for a variety of chemicals. very useful.
  4. Importance as an intermediate: Cyclohexanol is an important intermediate in the synthesis of nylon and other polymers, fragrances, drugs, plasticizers, etc. Its conversion products such as cyclohexanone and cyclohexene are widely used in industry and support multiple high value-added industrial chains.
  5. Economy: The synthesis and purification process of cyclohexanol is mature, the sources of raw materials are relatively abundant, and the cost is relatively controllable, which makes it highly economical in industrial production.


Gong, J., Hou, S., Wang, Y. et al. Progress in Processes and Catalysts for Dehydrogenation of Cyclohexanol to Cyclohexanone. Trans. Tianjin Univ. 29, 196–208 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12209-023-00358-x

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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.


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* 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

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*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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