March 2017

Table of Contents:

Flavor Articles

Editor's Note: Synthetics: Safe, Sustainable and Stigmatized

Deniz Ataman

Flavor Bites: iso-Butyric Acid

John Wright

Forward Thinking: Water Works

Amy Marks-McGee

Organoleptic Characteristics of Flavor Materials

Judith Michalski, Senior Flavorist

The Future of Artificial Flavors & Ingredients

Jim Kavanaugh

To Synthesize or Not to Synthesize...that is the question

Steve Pringle, Global VP Sales & Marketing, ACS International

Endpoint. Unnaturally Innovative

Rachel Grabenhofer, Managing Editor, Cosmetics & Toiletries

Fragrance Articles

The Juice: Mandy Aftel – Changing the Perfume Game

Pia Long, director, Olfiction Ltd.

Progress in Essential Oils: Silver Fir or Abies alba oil

Brian M. Lawrence, Consultant