Scentolide is Synarome's proprietary isolate of ambrettolide. No difference can be detected in the aroma of Scentolide and ambrettolide, however Scentolide has a slightly higher and more elegant impact on the finished product, like ambergris would do, and is more expensive to buy.
A typical macrocyclic musk fragrance, soft musk-like, reminiscent of ambrette seed oil, with woody, ambergris and floral shades. Extremely useful as a fixative and also to pre-fix alcohol (at 0.01%or less)
Substantivity: 248 hours
Fully soluble in alcohol
Insoluble in water
Specific Gravity: 0.95
Appearance: Colourless to pale yellow clear liquid
Safety in use: Recommended for use at up to 2% in the perfume concentrate.
CAS No: 28645-51-4
Formula: C16 H28 O2
delta-9-isoambrettolic acid lactone
ambrettolide (so called)
16-hydroxy-9-hexadecenoic acid omega-lactone
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- Product Code: Scentolide (Ambrettolide)
- Availability: In Stock