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Handbook of Perfumes and Flavors
Handbook of Perfumes and Flavors

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Product Code: 9780820603346


ISBN-13/EAN: 9780820603346
ISBN: 0820603341
Author: Dr. Olindo Secondini
Chemical Publishing
Book - Hardback
Pub Date: Aug 7, 1990
492 pages
This unique, comprehensive source book provides a thorough guide to the compounding of basic floral perfumes for cosmetics, soaps, disinfectants, deodorants, and flavors for food. 

Regardless of scientific and technical education or experience in this field, this book will assist those involved in compounding perfume and flavor for all aspects of their application in the chemical industry. 


Forewords   v
Preface  ix
Explanatory Notes   x

I. Odors  1
Introduction 1
Historical Classification of Odors  4
Subjective Classification of Odors  12
General Classification of Odorous Substances  13

II. Natural Essences 17
Introduction 17
Constituents of the Essential Oils  20
Essential Oils Directory  24

III. Synthetic Essences  74
Introduction  74
Materials Employed as Odorants  75
Chemical Components of Flavors and Perfumes 77

IV. Aromatic Chemicals  132
Aromatic Chemicals Used in Flavor and Perfume Compounds 132

V. Perfumes 157
Natural Odors Simulated with Aromatic Chemicals  157
Simulated Flower Scents  159
Simulated Marine Scents (Algae) 171
Suggested New Perfumes  172
Fixatives for Perfumes 173

VI.  Basic Flavoring Materials 174
Introduction  174
Natural Flavors Simulated with Synthetic Chemicals  175
Aromatic Chemicals Used in Flavor Compounding  195

VII. Solvents  209
Introduction  209
Solvents Commonly Used for Flavors and Perfumes  209

VIII. Colorants for Flavors and Perfumes  214
Natural Colors  214
Colors of Common Flavors and Perfumes  219

IX. Stabilizers  221

X. Formulary of Perfumes  225

XI. Formulary of Flavors  263

XII. Chemical Specifications for Perfume and Flavor Components  374

XIII. Botanical References for the Formulary  414

Appendix: List of Unsafe Materials Used in
Perfume and Flavor Manufacture  440
Bibliography and References  444
Index  446

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