Beta pinene is used in perfume, pharmacy, pesticide, insecticide, and adhesive.
- Beta pinene is reported as having a pleasant, fresh, cooling odor.
- Beta pinene shows an antimicrobial effect against pathogens and molds.
- Pesticides and insecticides:
- Beta pinene protects plants from wilt and boll weevil.
- Beta pinene is naturally sticky
May cause irritation to the skin and eyes.
If beta pinene is inhaled, vomiting may be induced.