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## Aroma Ingredient Usage Statistics

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### geraniol

### CAS Number: 106-24-1

##### The statistical data we collected from 231 public perfume formulas suggests that the mean dose for geraniol is 2.5%. The typical lower limit is 0.75%, and the usual higher limit is 5.0%. The highest amount of geraniol we encountered in any single formula is 19%, and the lowest was 0.0010%.

##### Please note that according to the IFRA Standard Category 4, the level of geraniol should not exceed 4.7% of the final product. Assuming that you will be using your formula for an alcoholic perfume at a 10% dilution, this means you should only use geraniol at 47% or less of the formula.

##### Restriction Limits In The Finished Product (IFRA Amendment 49):

##### Category 1

##### 0.85 %

##### Category 2

##### 0.25 %

##### Category 3

##### 5.1 %

##### Category 4

##### 4.7 %

##### Category 5A

##### 1.2 %

##### Category 5B

##### 1.2 %

##### Category 5C

##### 1.2 %

##### Category 5D

##### 1.2 %

##### Category 6

##### 2.8 %

##### Category 7A

##### 9.6 %

##### Category 7B

##### 9.6 %

##### Category 8

##### 0.50 %

##### Category 9

##### 9.2 %

##### Category 10A

##### 33 %

##### Category 10B

##### 33 %

##### Category 11A

##### 18 %

##### Category 11B

##### 18 %

##### Category 12

##### No Restriction

###### 0.0010%

###### 0.75%

###### 2.5%

###### 5.0%

###### 19%

###### Min

###### Max

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