Ambroxan is used in the same way as real ambergris in perfumery - to add radiance and diffusion. It's expensive, especially these days as it has been in short supply, but a small amount goes a long way.
The crystalline powder itself has a slight sweet, woody, soapy scent, but it's effect on the perfume is huge.
Substantivity: 400 hours
Fully soluble in alcohol, DPG and fractionated coconut oil
Specific Gravity: na
Appearance: White crystals.
Safety in use: Recommended for use up to 1% of the concentrate.
CAS No: 6790-58-5
Formula: C16 H28 O
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- Product Code: Ambroxan
- Availability: In Stock