α-Pinene is an organic compound of the terpene class, one of two isomers of pinene.It is an alkene and it contains a reactive four-membered ring. It is found in the oils of many species of many coniferous trees, notably the pine. It is also found in the essential oil of rosemary and Satureja myrtifolia. At low exposure levels, α-Pinene is a bronchodilator in humans, and is highly bioavailable with 60% human pulmonary uptake with rapid metabolism or redistribution. α-Pinene is an anti-inflammatory via PGE1, and seems to be a broad-spectrum antibiotic. It exhibits activity as an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor, aiding memory.
Alpha pinene is a fine organic solvent, as an important raw material in dyes, synthetic camphor, terpineol, synthetic resin, flavor, medicine and other organic synthesis industry.
Package & Storage
Storage: Store in cool dry place. Avoid fire.