DAMASCONE ALPHA

937470
COMPOUND NAME 2-Buten-1-one, 1-(2,6,6-trimethyl-2- cyclohexen-1-yl)-, (E)-
CAS# 0024720090
REACH# 012120105799470000
FEMA# 3659
Ultimately Biodegradable
70 - 100% Green Chemistry
Olfactive family
Floral
Fruity
Product type
Molecules
Technology
Chemical synthesis
Appearence
Liquid
Molecule
Olfactive description

DAMASCONE ALPHA offers a very complex profile of rose, apple, blackcurrant and mint with a rich plum undertone.

Very diffusive and distinctive floral fruity note.

Perfumery usage

Excellent results can be obtained with aldehydic, floral, woody, herbal, citrus and fruity notes.

DAMASCONE ALPHA can give unique effects to compositions.

A version without stabilizer is available under reference DAMASCONE ALPHA FAB 937471.

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 ?

1965: Firmenich’s team of P. Ruzicka, Dr. Demole analyzed the Bulgarian rose essence, found the first rose ketones and discovered the way to synthetize them.

Their work is still widely recognized as a key discovery process for our industry.

Stability & Performance
Recommended applications
Stability
Concentration AVG - MAX
Substantivity & Remarks
Fine Fragrance
0.00000436481 / 0.000436481 / 0.00154168
Top and heart note
Shampoo
0.00000913746 / 0.000913746 / 0.00305498
wet: 3 / dry: 2 /
Shower Gel
0.00000548537 / 0.000548537 / 0.0016423
bloom: 3 /
Soap
0.00000595862 / 0.000595862 / 0.0019247
foam: 3 / dry hand: 2 /
Detergent
0.00000649865 / 0.000649865 / 0.00261744
wet: 3 / dry: 1 /
Softener
0.00000664888 / 0.000664888 / 0.00201522
wet: 4 / dry: 2 /
APC
0.00000596397 / 0.000596397 / 0.00247349
Candle
0.00000937758 / 0.000937758 / 0.00347412
cold wax: 3 / burning: 3 /
    Tenacity
    9
    Flashpoint
    100 °C
    Vapor pressure
    0.0107 Pa at 20C
    Molecular weight
    192