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NOTE: Categorized as a 'Secondary' terpene in cannabis.
Possible Medicinal Properties: I could not find much formal medical research on the medical benefits of this terpene.
Flavor Profile: pine and lemon-lime with spicy juicy-berry nuance
Scent Profile: Sharp, woody scent with lemony-citrus notes, slightly camphoraceous
Alpha-Terpinene is not the same compound as Terpinolene.
Alpha-Terpinene is an isomer of Beta-Myrcene, which means that they share the same chemical formula but differ in structure.
Alpha-Terpinene is a perfume and flavoring chemical used in the cosmetics and food industries. It has proven to be useful in both the pharmaceutical and the electronics semi-conductor manufacturing industries.