Extremely powerful and elegant ambery odor with a musky, woody tonality.
From its discovery by Firmenich in the 1950’s to its breakthrough new production process via white biotechnology in 2016, AMBROX® SUPER delivers all the promises of sleek elegance and powerful iconic ambery signature.
Sparkling sensuality, AMBROX® SUPER offers musky and woody tonalities to the emblematic’ family of ambery ingredients.
Compared to CETALOX®, the profile of AMBROX® SUPER is more natural, more animalic, closer to ambregris in which it had been discovered (the profile of CETALOX® is more woody, dry).
AMBROX® SUPER is highly diffusive and brings a unique ambery effect from top notes to dry down.
White Biotech is biotechnology employed in industrial processes. An example is the use of a micro-organism to produce a useful chemical by fermentation.
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.