CETALOX®

922560
COMPOUND NAME Naphtho[2,1-b]furan, dodecahydro-3a,6,6,9a-tetramethyl-
CAS# 0003738009
REACH# 012119976315310000
FEMA# 3471
Readily Biodegradable
50 - 70% Green Chemistry
Olfactive family
Ambery
Product type
Molecules
Technology
Chemical synthesis
Appearence
CRYSTALLINE SOLID
Molecule
Olfactive description

An extremely powerful and elegant ambery note.

Perfumery usage

CETALOX® gives rich, elegant effects to all areas of perfumery from sheer florals to modern orientals.

Enhanced richness, warmth and depth can be achieved at lower dosages while, at higher levels, it provides exceptional substantivity and performance.

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
0.0000789884 / 0.00789884 / 0.0306303
Heart and base note
Shampoo
0.0000169261 / 0.00169261 / 0.00569457
wet: 4 / dry: 4 /
Shower Gel
0.0000234703 / 0.00234703 / 0.0115511
bloom: 3 /
Soap
0.0000118908 / 0.00118908 / 0.00442552
foam: 4 / dry hand: 4 /
Detergent
0.000018974 / 0.0018974 / 0.00606746
wet: 2 / dry: 4 /
Softener
0.0000263173 / 0.00263173 / 0.016717
wet: 4 / dry: 4 /
APC
0.00000858088 / 0.000858088 / 0.00324614
Candle
0.0000159264 / 0.00159264 / 0.00537911
cold wax: 3 / burning: 3 /
    Tenacity
    12
    Flashpoint
    100 °C
    Vapor pressure
    0.00219 Pa at 20C
    Molecular weight
    236