February 2012

Table of Contents:

Flavor Articles

Natural Raw Materials for Natural WONF Flavors

John Wright

Organoleptic Characteristics of Flavor Materials: February 2012

Judith Michalski, Bell Flavors & Fragrances

Fragrance Articles

Visual Impairment and Olfactory Acuity

Baljit Singh and Kamna Mago, CPL Aromas FZE; Shivali Sonavadekar, CPL Aromas Pvt. Ltd.; Sushant Bankhele, S. Babu, S. Deshpande, D. Sahu and L. Mirkar, Anthea Aromatics; and Garry Dix, CPL Aromas Ltd.

The Case for Fragrance Family Loyalty

Laura Donna, Consumer Fragrance Education, LLC

The BRIC Factor

Jeb Gleason-Allured

Beyond BRIC: Aromatic Ingredients of Paraguay

Jeb Gleason-Allured

Beyond BRIC: Traditional and New Natural Raw Materials and Supply Issues 137918788

Jean-J. Etienne

The Power of Perfume and the Aromatic Plants of Provence, the Alps and Côte d'Azur

Jean-J. Etienne

Vetivone and Khusimone—the Puzzling Vetiver Oil Components

Michael Zviely, CIC

Progress in Essential Oils: February 2012

Brian M. Lawrence

The Last Word: Francisco Fernandez Alvarez-Castellanos

Jeb Gleason-Allured

Other Articles

The Challenge of "Natural;" Flavor and Fragrance Trends

Jeb Gleason-Allured

New Realities, New Opportunities

Richard Panzarasa, Panzarasa Group