ambrette seed oil
Distilling whole seeds produce a colorless to pale yellow essential oil that contains only small amounts of odorless palmitic acid. This oil should be allowed to age for several months to allow the initial fatty notes to subside into a rich, sweet, floral musk, wine odor. Blends well with aldehydes. tsca definition 2008: extractives and their phsically modified derivatives. hibiscus abelmoschus. malvaceae.
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Name: hibiscus abelmoschus l. seed oil
CAS Number: 8015-62-1
CoE Number: 228
Also Contains: hibiscus abelmoschus seed extract
Category: flavor and fragrance agents
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Read: Under the conditions of intended use - New developments in the FEMA GRAS program and the safety assessment of flavor ingredients
Read: A GRAS assessment program for flavor ingredients
Read: Sensory testing for flavorings with modifying properties. Food Technology
Read: Criteria for the safety evaluation of flavoring substances
Read: A procedure for the safety evaluation of natural flavor complexes used as ingredients in food: essential oils
Read: FEMA Expert Panel: 30 Years of safety evaluation for the flavor industry
Read: Consumption ratio and food predominance of flavoring materials
FEMA Number: 2051  ambrette seed oil
FDA Regulation:
Subpart A--General Provisions
Sec. 182.20 Essential oils, oleoresins (solvent-free), and natural extractives (including distillates).
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Physical Properties:
Appearance: pale yellow clear liquid (est)
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: Yes
Specific Gravity: 0.89800 to 0.92000 @  25.00 °C.
Pounds per Gallon - (est).: 7.472 to  7.655
Refractive Index: 1.46800 to 1.48500 @  20.00 °C.
Flash Point: 110.00 °F. TCC ( 43.33 °C. )
Shelf Life: 12.00 month(s) or longer if stored properly.
Storage: store in cool, dry place in tightly sealed containers, protected from heat and light.
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Organoleptic Properties:
Odor Type: amber
Odor Strength: high ,
recommend smelling in a 10.00 % solution or less
Odor Description:
at 10.00 % in dipropylene glycol. 
fresh musk amber powdery weedy
Luebke, William tgsc, (1984)
Odor sample from: Charabot & Co., Inc.
Substantivity: 121 hour(s) at 100.00 %
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Cosmetic Information:
CosIng: cosmetic data
Cosmetic Uses: masking agents
perfuming agents
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Odor: musky family / woody, spicy, dried fruity, fatty.
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Odor: rich, sweet, floral-musky, leathery bouquet with a warm, dried fruit, animalic, slightly spicy-aromatic odor undertone
Use: In natural perfumery can be use in a wide range of compositions including musk bases, amber accords, high class florals, Oriental bouquets, incense perfumes, fougere, new mown hay.
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Safety Information:
European information :
Most important hazard(s):
Xi - Irritant
R 10 - Flammable.
R 36 - Irritating to eyes.
S 02 - Keep out of the reach of children.
S 26 - In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
S 36 - Wear suitable protective clothing.
Hazards identification
Classification of the substance or mixture
GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)
None found.
GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements
Hazard statement(s)
None found.
Precautionary statement(s)
None found.
Oral/Parenteral Toxicity:
oral-rat LD50  > 5000 mg/kg
Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 13, Pg. 705, 1975.

Dermal Toxicity:
skin-rabbit LD50 > 5000 mg/kg
Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 13, Pg. 705, 1975.

Inhalation Toxicity:
Not determined
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Safety in Use Information:
Category: flavor and fragrance agents
contains the following IFRA (Annex) restricted components: (non-analysis max. level reference only)
farnesol Max. Found: <5.00 % and Reason: Sensitization
Recommendation for ambrette seed oil usage levels up to:
  0.5000 % in the fragrance concentrate.
Use levels for FEMA GRAS flavoring substances on which the FEMA Expert Panel based its judgments that the substances are generally recognized as safe (GRAS).
The Expert Panel also publishes separate extensive reviews of scientific information on all FEMA GRAS flavoring substances and can be found at FEMA Flavor Ingredient Library
publication number: 3
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 average usual ppmaverage maximum ppm
baked goods: -0.80000
beverages(nonalcoholic): -0.30000
beverages(alcoholic): --
breakfast cereal: --
cheese: --
chewing gum: --
condiments / relishes: --
confectionery froastings: --
egg products: --
fats / oils: --
fish products: --
frozen dairy: 0.300000.50000
fruit ices: 0.300000.50000
gelatins / puddings: --
granulated sugar: --
gravies: --
hard candy: -0.80000
imitation dairy: --
instant coffee / tea: --
jams / jellies: --
meat products: --
milk products: --
nut products: --
other grains: --
poultry: --
processed fruits: --
processed vegetables: --
reconstituted vegetables: --
seasonings / flavors: --
snack foods: --
soft candy: --
soups: --
sugar substitutes: --
sweet sauces: --
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Safety References:
EPI System: View
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EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA): 8015-62-1
EPA ACToR: Toxicology Data
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: Data
 hibiscus abelmoschus l. seed oil
Chemidplus: 0008015621
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 hibiscus abelmoschus l. seed oil
Canada Domestic Sub. List: 8015-62-1
Pubchem (sid): 135354013
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Other Information:
FDA Everything Added to Food in the United States (EAFUS): View
Export Tariff Code: 3301.29.6000
 Typical G.C.
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Potential Blenders and core components note
 acetoxymethyl isolongifoleneFR
 acetyl cedreneFR
 allyl amyl glycolateFR
 allyl cyclohexyl propionateFL/FR
 amber acetateFR
 amber butanolFR
 amber caraneFR
 amber carbinolFR
 amber cyclohexanolFR
 amber decaneFR
 amber decatrieneFR
 amber dioxaneFR
 amber dodecaneFR
 amber formateFR
 amber furanFR
 amber naphthofuranFL/FR
 amber oxepinFR
 amber pentadecaneFR
 amber spiroleneFR
 ambergris naphtholFR
 ambrene acetalFR
 amyl benzoateFL/FR
alpha-amyl cinnamaldehydeFL/FR
 amyl cinnamateFL/FR
isoamyl cinnamateFL/FR
isoamyl salicylateFL/FR
 amyris acetateFR
 amyris wood oilFL/FR
 angelica root oilFL/FR
 angelica seed oilFL/FR
 animal carbolactoneFR
para-anisyl acetateFL/FR
 benzyl acetateFL/FR
 benzyl isobutyrateFL/FR
 benzyl isoeugenolFL/FR
 benzyl salicylateFL/FR
alpha-benzylidene methionalFL
 bergamot oilFL/FR
 bois de rose oil brazilFL/FR
 boronia butenalFR
 butyl benzoateFL/FR
isobutyl phenyl acetateFL/FR
(+)-alpha-campholenic aldehydeFL/FR
wild carrot seed oilFL/FR
 cassie absoluteFL/FR
 cedar cyclododecatrieneFR
alpha-cedrene epoxideFR
 cedrol methyl etherFR
 cedryl formateFR
 cedryl methyl etherFR
 cistus twig/leaf absoluteFR
 citrus carbaldehydeFR
 coconut absoluteFL/FR
 coriander seed oilFL/FR
 cortex pyridineFL/FR
 costus valerolactoneFR
 cubeb oilFL/FR
 cyclamen aldehydeFL/FR
 cyclohexyl crotonateFR
 cyclohexyl ethyl alcoholFL/FR
 cypress absoluteFR
 decyl acetateFL/FR
 dimethyl benzyl carbinolFL/FR
 dodecanal (aldehyde C-12 lauric)FL/FR
 elecampane root oilFL
 ethyl cinnamateFL/FR
 ethyl laurateFL/FR
 ethyl linaloolFR
 ethyl linalyl acetalFR
 ethyl linalyl acetateFR
 ethyl linalyl etherFL/FR
 farnesyl acetateFL/FR
 fir balsam absoluteFR
 floral pyranolFR
 formoxymethyl isolongifoleneFR
 frankincense oilFL/FR
 frankincense resinFL/FR
 galbanum oilFL/FR
 gardenia oxideFR
 geranyl benzoateFL/FR
 grapefruit pentanolFR
 green hexanalFL/FR
isogreen methanoindeneFR
 guaiacwood oilFL/FR
 gurjun balsam oilFR
 hemlock western oil (tsuga heterophylla) canadaFR
 herbal ketoneFR
(Z)-3-hexen-1-yl acetateFL/FR
(Z)-3-hexen-1-yl benzoateFL/FR
(Z)-3-hexen-1-yl salicylateFL/FR
alpha-hexyl cinnamaldehydeFL/FR
 hexyl tiglateFL/FR
 ho leaf oilFR
 ho wood oilFR
 hydroxymethyl isolongifolene 50% in dpgFR
2,4-ivy carbaldehydeFL/FR
 juniper berry oilFL/FR
 juniper lactoneFL/FR
delta-juniper lactoneFL/FR
 labdanum absolute resinFL/FR
 labdanum absoluteFL/FR
 labdanum gumFR
 cistus leaf oilFR
 labdanum oilFL/FR
 labdanum resinFR
 labdanum resinoidFR
 lavender absolute bulgariaFL/FR
 leafy oximeFR
 linalool oxideFL/FR
 linalyl anthranilateFL/FR
 linalyl cinnamateFL/FR
isolongifolene ketoneFR
 marine pyridineFR
 mastic gum resinFR
2-methoxy-4-vinyl phenolFL/FR
 methyl cedryl ketoneFL/FR
 methyl dihydrojasmonateFL/FR
2-methyl undecanal (aldehyde C-12 mna)FL/FR
2-methyl undecanal dimethyl acetalFR
 mimosa absolute franceFL/FR
 muguet carboxaldehydeFR
 musk amberolFR
 musk dimethyl indaneFL/FR
 musk indaneFR
 musk lactoneFR
 musk methyl ketoneFR
 musk tetralinFR
 myrrh oilFL/FR
gamma-nonalactone (aldehyde C-18 (so-called))FL/FR
 nonanal (aldehyde C-9)FL/FR
 ocean propanalFL/FR
 octyl phenyl acetateFL/FR
 opoponax absolute (commiphora erythraea var. glabrescens engle)FL/FR
 opoponax resin (commiphora erythraea var. glabrescens engler)FL/FR
 opoponax resinoid (commiphora erythraea var. glabrescens engle)FR
 orris rhizome absolute (iris pallida)FL/FR
 patchouli ethanoneFR
3-phenyl propyl alcoholFL/FR
scotch pine needle oilFL/FR
scotch pine needle oil estoniaFL/FR
scotch pine needle oil yugoslaviaFL/FR
 propyl cinnamateFL/FR
isopropyl cinnamateFL/FR
isopropyl quinolineFR
 rose absolute (rosa damascena) bulgariaFL/FR
 sandalwood oilFL/FR
 spruce needle absoluteFL/FR
 styralyl propionateFL/FR
 styrax oil (liquidambar styraciflua)FL/FR
 styrax resinoid (liquidambar styraciflua)FL/FR
 timber propanolFR
 tolu balsamFL/FR
 tonka bean absoluteFR
 tricyclodecenyl isobutyrateFR
3,5,5-trimethyl hexanolFL/FR
10-undecen-1-al (aldehyde C-11 undecylenic)FL/FR
 vetiver oil haitiFL/FR
 violet methyl carbonateFR
 watermelon ketoneFR
 woody acetateFR
(Z)-woody amyleneFR
 woody cyclohexanoneFR
 woody dioxolaneFR
 woody dodecaneFR
 woody epoxideFR
 woody etherFR
 woody nonane (ethoxy)FR
 woody propanolFR
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Potential Uses:
 acacia cassie farnesianaFR
 baby powderFR
 cedar forestFR
 christmas blendsFR
 earth humusFR
 fern fougereFR
 fir balsamFR
 grass sweetFR
 juniper berryFR
 narcissus narcisseFR
 oakmoss mousse de chene mossFR
 ocean sea 
 rain springFR
 tea greenFR
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Natural Occurrence in: note
 hibiscus abelmoschus seed
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PubMed: Inhibitory effect of essential oils against Trichosporon ovoides causing Piedra Hair Infection.
PubMed: Screening of some essential oils against Trichosporon species.
PubMed: Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench. and Abelmoschus moschatus Medik: seeds production and analysis of the volatile compounds.
PubMed: Evaluation of Abelmoschus moschatus extracts for antioxidant, free radical scavenging, antimicrobial and antiproliferative activities using in vitro assays.
PubMed: Abelmoschus moschatus (Malvaceae), an aromatic plant, suitable for medical or food uses to improve insulin sensitivity.
PubMed: Volatile organic nitrogen-containing constituents in ambrette seed Abelmoschus moschatus Medik (Malvaceae).
PubMed: Improvement of insulin sensitivity in obese Zucker rats by myricetin extracted from Abelmoschus moschatus.
PubMed: Mating compatibility among helicoverpa armigera (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) occurring on selected host plants and Bt cotton survivors.
PubMed: Ethnomedicines used in Trinidad and Tobago for reproductive problems.
PubMed: Mediation of beta-endorphin by myricetin to lower plasma glucose in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.
PubMed: Myricetin as the active principle of Abelmoschus moschatus to lower plasma glucose in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.
PubMed: Betaine distribution in the Malvaceae.
PubMed: A Hibiscus Abelmoschus seed extract as a protective active ingredient to favour FGF-2 activity in skin.
PubMed: Larvicidal activity of Hibiscus abelmoschus Linn. (Malvaceae) against mosquitoes.
PubMed: Ecotoxicological effects of cadmium on three ornamental plants.
PubMed: Phospholipids from the seeds of Hibiscus abelmoschus.
PubMed: [Role of the root system in formation of generative organs of Hibiscus abelmoschus].
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Soluble in:
 water, 5.815 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
 non-discoloring in most media
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