Odor Strength: High
Odor Type: Aldehydic
longevity: 42 hours
Use Up To: 1%
In Fragrance Concentration.
aldehyde is used very extensively, but
very sparingly in volume, in perfume
Trace amounts, often less than
%, are used in Rose, Lily, Peony, Orris,
Citrus, Orange Blossom, Jasmine,
Opopanax and many other fragrance
The aldehyde will supply very
“flower-wax” or “petal’’-notes, and
tremendous “lift” to a perfume. It often
part of an “aldehydic base” which in
may form part of a topnote composition.