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Jan 07, 2008 | 04:33 PM CST

Clearing the Air: In Praise of Synthetics

P&Fnow chats with two Arylessence perfumers—Bruce Garlick and Heather Sims—to find out the benefits synthetic ingredients and what the industry would look like if synthetics were banned

Jan 07, 2008 | 02:31 PM CST

Q&A: Chandler Burr and “The Perfect Scent”

On January 22, Henry Holt and Co. will release “The Perfect Scent: A Year Inside the Perfume Industry in Paris and New York,” outspoken perfume critic and journalist Chandler Burr’s frank look at the art and business of fragrance

Jan 02, 2008 | 04:16 PM CST

Chandler Burr Peeks Behind the Curtain of the Fragrance Industry

Jeb Gleason-Allured, Editor, reviews Chandler Burr's new book, The Perfect Scent

Dec 21, 2007 | 02:41 PM CST

A Lie that Tells the Truth: Chandler Burr Peeks Behind the Curtain of the Fragrance Industry

By: Jeb Gleason-Allured, Editor

This is the book the fragrance industry will be talking about. The Perfect Scent: A Year Inside the Perfume Industry in Paris and New York is author Chandler Burr’s alternately passionate, acid, affectionate and fascinating look at the fragrance world on both sides of the Atlantic. Describing it as “virulently insular” and “archaically secretive,” Burr concludes that, “The closest industry to perfume … is Hollywood.”

Dec 21, 2007 | 02:35 PM CST

Inside Fragrance: Evolution of an Air Care Giant

P&F's January issue takes a look at the evolution of Procter & Gamble's Febreze brand (page 18). Here, GCI magazine explores how Hettich has made the brand a huge success and what is in store next

Dec 21, 2007 | 01:21 PM CST

Top Personal Care Fragrances in 2007

Mintel highlights the five top fragrance trends in household and personal care products from 2007.

Dec 21, 2007 | 09:31 AM CST

BfR Offers Guidance on Coumarin in Perfumes, Cosmetics, Body Care

Recommending that consumers reduce overall exposure to coumarin, including in cosmetics, and stating that coumarin not be used at any level in care products for infants and toddlers, the Berlin-based Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) has announced an ongoing investigation into coumarin in fragrances.

Dec 20, 2007 | 04:45 PM CST

EPA Rejects NRDC's Air Freshener Petition

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has rejected a petition submitted by the National Natural Resources Defense Counsel (NRDC) and allied groups requesting actions regarding air fresheners. The petition "claimed that some air fresheners may cause health problems because they contain phtalates," says a Fragrance Materials Association (FMA) bulletin.

Dec 11, 2007 | 05:16 PM CST

Body Care Products: Luxurious and Natural

Body care products move quickly towards naturals but retain their pampering qualities

Nov 28, 2007 | 11:34 AM CST

Natural Desires in Hair Care Fragrances

New hairstyling products boast herbal and fruit-inspired scents to connect with consumers