Pulegone CAS 89-82-7

Pulegone is a minty tasting naturally occurring organic compound found in cornmint, orange mint, peppermint, and spearmint, which makes it a potential biomarker for the consumption of these food products. It is classified as a monoterpene and is a fragrance and flavour ingredient. Pulegone is also found in blackcurrant and can be obtained from the essential oils of a variety of plants such as Nepeta cataria (catnip), Hedeoma pulegioides (pennyroyal), and Mentha species.

Property Name Property Value
Molecular Weight 152.23 g/mol
XLogP3-AA 2.8
Hydrogen Bond Donor Count 0
Hydrogen Bond Acceptor Count 1
Rotatable Bond Count 0
Exact Mass 152.120115 g/mol
Monoisotopic Mass 152.120115 g/mol