Recent in Fragrance (page 7 of 32)

Patent Pick: Sniffer Clip

Smelly co-worker? or carpool pal? No problem, just attach this newly invented "sniffer clip" invention to enjoy aromatherapy at point-blank range.

Endpoint. Connecting the Dots in F&F

My role for Perfumer & Flavorist is to procure and put forth relevant scientific content and observations to advance your formulations for improved F&F applications. So what you’ll find here are some interesting points I’ve observed that could connect to your overall larger project “constellation.”

P&G Discloses List of Fragrance Ingredients Not Used

Procter & Gamble has disclosed a list of more than 140 chemicals not used in any fragrances in its brands.

Bell Senses Trending Scents

Bell Flavors & Fragrances announces a variety of new fragrance compositions for 2016.

Chemical Characterization of Vanilla pompona Scheide, Part IV

Vanilla pompona is resistant to climate change and diseases, and therefore is preferred for hybridization with V. planifolia. Its chemical characterization was carried out in a series of studies, described in this last of four parts.

Chemical Characterization of Vanilla pompona Schiede, Part III

Vanilla pompona is resistant to climate change and diseases, and therefore is preferred for hybridization with V. planifolia. Its chemical characterization was carried out in a series of studies, described in this third of four parts.

Progress in Essential Oils: Sweet Fennel Oil and Extract

In this column, Brian M. Lawrence reviews the composition of sweet fennel oil and extract as found by various researchers. For example, a commercial sample of sweet fennel oil was screened for its anti-platelet activity by Tognolini et al. (2006) and Guerini et al. (2006) using GC-FID and GC/MS. Results are reported herein.

Firmenich Launches Large-Scale Amber Ingredient

Firmenich has announced its ingredient, Ambrox, an amber-based ingredient will be available in large scale production.

RIFM Supports IIVS On Non-animal Testing Methods

The Institute for In Vitro Sciences Inc. (IIVS) has received a grant from the Research Institute for Fragrance Materials (RIFM) to develop non-animal test methods for the evaluation of fragrance materials.

Inside F&F’s Hottest Emerging Market

Africa is a diverse and culturally rich continent presenting a wide variety of market opportunities and ingredients for the fragrance and flavor industry.

SC Johnson Line Discloses a 'Full Ingredient List’

SC Johnson has become the first major consumer products company to reveal 100% of its fragrance ingredients down to the component level for its new Glade Fresh Citrus Blossoms Collection.

Evaluating Alternate Raw Materials and Processes

Fragrance ingredients have life cycles in the hundreds and even thousands of years. The evaluation of these products, processes and alternate raw material sources is a complex and continuous process which, when successful, can lead to competitive advantages that pay dividends for decades.

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