Patent Pick: Clean, Floral 1-(2,4-Dimethyl-cyclohex-3-enyl)-propan-1-ol


Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's invention is a novel 1-(2,4-dimethyl-cyclohex-3-enyl)-propan-1-ol compound having clean, fresh and floral characteristics.

Novel organoleptic compound
European Patent Application EP2949740
Publication date: Dec. 2, 2015
Assignee: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF)

These inventors have found that 1-(2,4-dimethyl-cyclohex-3-enyl)-propan-1-ol possesses unexpected powerful and complex notes imparting a unique clean, fresh and floral combination. Thus, this invention is directed toward its use and a method of improving, enhancing or modifying a fragrance formulation through its addition, in olfactory acceptable amounts.

The use of 1-(2,4-dimethyl-cyclohex-3-enyl)-propan-1-ol is widely applicable in current perfumery products, including fragrances and colognes; personal care products such as soaps, shower gels and hair care products; fabric care products; and air fresheners. In these preparations, the compound can be used alone or in combination with other perfuming compositions, solvents, adjuvants and the like.

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