EXALTOLIDE® TOTAL

935985
COMPOUND NAME Oxacyclohexadecan-2-one
FEMA# 2840
Readily Biodegradable
70 - 100% Green Chemistry
Olfactive family
Musky
Product type
Molecules
Molecule
Olfactive description

This quality of EXALTOLIDE® is an extremely fine and elegant musk but more cost effective.

EXALTOLIDE® is one of the finest synthetic musk notes that possesses a very natural quality.

Perfumery usage

EXALTOLIDE® TOTAL adds depth and roundness to a wide variety of creations.

It offers synergy on the bouquet of a fragrance.

It has an especially sensual effect on skin.

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
0.000185786 / 0.0185786 / 0.0735582
Heart and base note
Shampoo
0.000152339 / 0.0152339 / 0.0628022
wet: 4 / dry: 4 /
Shower Gel
0.000166422 / 0.0166422 / 0.0877
bloom: 4 /
Soap
0.0000925879 / 0.00925879 / 0.0585978
foam: 4 / dry hand: 3 /
Detergent
0.000144781 / 0.0144781 / 0.0931997
wet: 3 / dry: 2 /
Softener
0.00030966 / 0.030966 / 0.127514
wet: 4 / dry: 3 /
APC
0.0000130553 / 0.00130553 / 0.0123696
Candle
0.0000752664 / 0.00752664 / 0.0346108
cold wax: 3 / burning: 3 /
    Log P (measured)
    Tenacity
    10
    Flashpoint
    180 °C
    Vapor pressure
    0.00003 Pa at 20C
    Molecular weight
    240
    Boiling point