AMBROX® DL

909120
COMPOUND NAME Naphtho[2,1-b]furan, dodecahydro-3a,6,6,9a-tetramethyl-
CAS# 0003738009
REACH# 012120094518450000
FEMA# 3471
Ultimately Biodegradable
70 - 100% Green Chemistry
Olfactive family
Ambery
Product type
Molecules
Technology
Chemical synthesis
Appearence
SOLID
Molecule
Olfactive description

An elegant amber note with a rich woody character.

Perfumery usage

This ingredient provides warmth, richness and elegance to all areas of perfumery from sheer florals to modern orientals.

Due to its power, best effects can be achieved at lower dosages, however, higher levels are often used to provide performance and substantivity.

Process

Chemical synthesis corresponds to the construction of complex chemical compounds from simpler ones.
Our R&D follows the principles of Green chemistry whenever possible.

Did you know ?

From AMBROX® to CETALOX®, a Firmenich family of ingredients with history and legacy.
1930 Firmenich discovers chemical structure of AMBROX® in natural ambregris
1939 Nobel prize.
2016 First commercial scale-up of AMBROX® SUPER via white biotech.

Stability & Performance
Recommended applications
Stability
Concentration AVG - MAX
Substantivity & Remarks
Fine Fragrance
0.0000503619 / 0.00503619 / 0.0254291
Heart and base note
Shampoo
0.00000639528 / 0.000639528 / 0.00351546
wet: 4 / dry: 4 /
Shower Gel
0.0000159005 / 0.00159005 / 0.00747528
bloom: 4 /
Soap
0.00000578797 / 0.000578797 / 0.00366993
foam: 2 / dry hand: 3 /
Detergent
0.00000333591 / 0.000333591 / 0.00151093
wet: 3 / dry: 4 /
Softener
0.0000119693 / 0.00119693 / 0.00619702
wet: 4 / dry: 4 /
APC
0.00000399949 / 0.000399949 / 0.00246182
Candle
0.00000382461 / 0.000382461 / 0.00213751
cold wax: 4 / burning: 3 /
    Tenacity
    12
    Flashpoint
    100 °C
    Vapor pressure
    0.00219 Pa at 20C
    Molecular weight
    236