When exposed to air, beta-caryophyllene oxidizes to caryophyllene oxide.
hard to dissolve in water
The substance releases the typical scent of gloves.
Caryophyllene oxide has a broad antifungal spectrum and protects against pathogenic bacteria. Caryophyllene oxide is one of the less volatile terpenes. It provides a „typical“ hemp aroma and is used to train Customs and Police sniffer dogs to detect cannabis.