CIVETTONE

926851
COMPOUND NAME 9-Cycloheptadecen-1-one, (Z)-
FEMA# 3425
100% Renewable Carbon
Olfactive family
Musky
Animalic
Product type
Molecules
Molecule
Olfactive description

A warm, sensuous, animalic and musky note.

Very powerful and diffusive.

Perfumery usage

Extremely tenacious, it has the ability to exalt and fix all kinds of perfumes.

It harmonizes particularly well with floral, aldehydic, chypre, oriental, powdery and animalic notes.

It gives elegant musky effects.

CIVETTONE is one of the cornerstone to civet reconstitution.

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 a Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1939 to today, Firmenich has been dedicated to Macrocyclic and Alicyclic Musk for over 90 years. These years of dedication and persistence have resulted in Firmenich becoming the leader in this science and recognized as the House of Musk.

Stability & Performance
Recommended applications
Stability
Concentration AVG - MAX
Substantivity & Remarks
Fine Fragrance
0.00000187935 / 0.000187935 / 0.00305276
Heart and base note
Shampoo
0.000000215372 / 0.0000215372 / 0.000132796
wet: 4 / dry: 4 /
Shower Gel
0.000000363418 / 0.0000363418 / 0.000269334
bloom: 3 /
Soap
0.000000238057 / 0.0000238057 / 0.000131142
foam: 4 / dry hand: 4 /
Detergent
0.0000000348661 / 0.00000348661 / 0.0000239077
wet: 3 / dry: 2 /
Softener
0.0000000903471 / 0.00000903471 / 0.0000369589
wet: 4 / dry: 3 /
APC
0.0000000666335 / 0.00000666335 / 0.000040998
Candle
0.0000000570252 / 0.00000570252 / 0.0000310739
cold wax: 3 / burning: 3 /
    Log P (measured)
    Tenacity
    10
    Flashpoint
    100 °C
    Vapor pressure
    0.00018 Pa at 20C
    Molecular weight
    250
    Boiling point