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Nov 29, 2016 | 08:09 AM CST

Bill Gates Says Bye-Bye Stink

A gentleman blocking his nose from a smelly smell

In an effort to improve sanitation across India and Africa, Bill Gates has decided to fund development of an odor-blocking perfume for toilets.

Sep 14, 2016 | 11:03 AM CDT

Smell That? Neither Do Beiersdorf Researchers

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Beiersdorf researchers have developed a deodorant based on polyquaternium-16 that decreased the production of axillary bacteria, in turn reducing malodor. So no, there's nothing to smell here (but innovation).

Aug 30, 2016 | 08:25 PM CDT

The Future of Fragrance: World Perfumery Congress 2016

By: Deniz Ataman, managing editor, Perfumer & Flav…

This year's congress brought together more than 1,100 attendees worldwide to discuss what makes "scents" in fragrance sustainability.

Aug 17, 2016 | 03:15 PM CDT

What is Driving Symrise's Q2 Growth?

Despite a volatile political and economic landscape, Symrise exhibited strong growth in segments and regions.

Jul 27, 2016 | 02:31 PM CDT

Nootkatone Evolves to Fight More than the Zika Virus, NIAID Sponsors Research

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The U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases is sponsoring the research to test nootkatone against mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus.

Jun 28, 2016 | 04:46 PM CDT

Patent Pick: The Answer to Amber

The days of skimping and saving to fit that amber note into your fragrance price point could be long gone. Inventors from Symrise appear to have a new answer to amber, as this patent application explains.

Jun 24, 2016 | 03:03 PM CDT

Patent Pick: Allergen-free Lily of the Valley

Lily of the Valley

What's your reaction to cyclohexal? The EU's is concern, while Givaudan's is this patent application to emit lily of the valley scent without worry. I'll bet your itching to read more.

Jun 15, 2016 | 07:09 AM CDT

The Power of Scents and Brands

By: Rachel Grabenhofer

Never before has an interactive discussion between a fragrance house and its client taken place in a public setting. Never before until today, that is—when Jeb Gleason-Allured, editor in chief of Perfumer & Flavorist and Global Cosmetic Industries magazines, and program director of the World Perfumery Congress (WPC), brought both to the stage to lead attendees through the dynamics of the client-perfumer relationship and the power it brings to brands.

Jun 03, 2016 | 02:35 PM CDT

British Society of Perfumers Announce Winners of 2015 Perfumery Excellence Awards

Attending perfumers and other fragrance professionals were invited to explore raw materials and inspired to approach creative projects in new ways.

May 27, 2016 | 12:01 PM CDT

SC Johnson Expands Ingredient List to Europe

Spreading to EU

SC Johnson now lists all ingredients for products sold in the majority of European countries, as well as the United States.