Blends well with moss and woody notes. Ambergris substitute.
  • A.C.S. International
    • A.C.S. International, Inc.
      European Aroma Chemicals
      Production • Distribution • Sourcing • Logistics • Consulting
      Our hybrid business model, combining manufacturing with sourcing and exclusive distribution agreements, results in a superior level of purchasing power that when added to our global warehouse network with locations near all major flavor and fragrance industry compounding centers around the globe, make A.C.S. International your one-stop sourcing partner.
      US Email: North American Customer Care portal
      Email: Lee Beuk (Global Sales)
      US Email: Claude deLorraine (USA Sales)
      Voice: +1-732-383-7205
      Fax: +1-732-383-7307
      Lee Beuk Skype Skype
      Amber Ether
  • Azelis
    • Azelis UK Life Sciences
      Chemical Distribution
      Azelis is a leading global distributor of speciality chemicals.
      Azelis is a leading global speciality chemicals distributor. We provide a diverse range of products and innovative services to more than 20,000 customers. Our in-depth local knowledge is supported by an international structure and value-added services including high levels of technical support and tailored solutions.
      Email: Graham Bott
      Voice: +32 3 613 01 20
      Fax: +32 3 613 01 21
      United Kingdom+44 (0) 1992 82 55 55
      United Kingdom+44 (0) 1992 82 55 66
  • Firmenich
    • Firmenich Inc.
      We Create
      We create perfumes and flavors for the World's most desirable brands.
      Firmenich is the largest privately-owned company in the perfume and flavor business. Swiss and family owned, we have created many of the world’s favorite perfumes for over 100 years and produced a number of the most well known flavors we enjoy each day.
      US Email: Fred Keifer
      US Voice: +1 609 452 1000
      US Fax: +1 609 452 6077
      909158 AMBROX® SUPER
  • H. Interdonati, Inc.
    • H. Interdonati, Inc.
      Innovative products
      Because your flavors and fragrances are only as good as their source "Since 1952"
      H. Interdonati, Inc. began in 1952 with the tradition of delivering quality pharmaceuticals and fine chemical ingredients at competitive prices. The mission was simple: To provide the most reliable, personal service in the industry.
      Email: Info
      US Email: Info
      Email: Sales
      US Email: Andrew Interdonati (Sales)
      Voice: 800 367-6617
      Fax: 631 367-6626
      Ambroxide Kosher
  • Indukern F&F
  • Lansdowne Chemicals
    • Lansdowne Chemicals
      With a focus on providing the highest level of service
      Lansdowne Chemicals has established itself at the forefront of the global chemical industry.
      Headquarters are in Carterton, Oxfordshire encompassing all of Lansdowne's Business Units. Our Regulatory Team and Quality Control Departments are based out of Carterton. Lansdowne Aromatic's state of the art warehouse facilities are located in Cricklade, covering 12,000 square ft. We are able to offer just-in-time deliveries for our full range of products, in a variety of pack sizes. Bonded facilities are available for goods going outside of the EU.
      Email: Contact Us:
      US Email: Dean Matienzo - Sales Manager
      Voice: +44 1993 843081
      Fax: +44 1993 841261
      US Voice: +1 973 886 3778
      US Fax: +1 973 346 1106
  • Lluch Essence
    • Lluch Essence S.L.
      A family company dedicated to sales and distribution
      Flexibility, availability, price and quality.
      Flexibility, availability, price and quality make LLUCH ESSENCE S.L. one of Europe’s references when it comes to essential oils and aroma chemicals, and it is now well known all around the world.
      Email: Info
      Voice: 34 93 379 38 49
      Fax: 34 93 370 65 04
  • M&U International
    • M&U International LLC
      Steady supply & demand
      Meeting customers increasing demands at home as well as abroad.
      M&U dedicates itself to the development and production of new products as well as continuously promoting those new products. We’ve maintained a steady supply&demand relationship with a large number of manufacturers at home and abroad. We’ve developed an extensive network and because of our relationships with these manufacturers, we’re able to provide a stable supply of great quality materials. We’re located in China’s largest communications hub, Shanghai and in the U.S. near one of the largest sea ports on the East Coast. The strategic locations of our facilities ensure convenient, prompt and secure delivery of our products to our customers. We warmly welcome your inquiries, come witness our solemn commitment for yourself.
      Email: Sales
      US Email: Sales
      Voice: +86-21-32515501 60762991 60762992
      Fax: +86-21-32515502 64204960
      US Voice: 908-359-9000
      US Fax: 908-359-9002
      A0006 AMBROXAN, Kosher
  • O'Laughlin Industries
    • O'Laughlin Industries Inc.
      Manufacturer of Aroma
      Leading the Flavor and Fragrance Industry since 1980.
      O'Laughlin was established in 1980 by its owner and chief executive Michael O'Laughlin, when he moved to Beijing, China and established a small office. Since then it has grown to be a world class producer of chemicals, with significant production facilities in China, and distribution and sales in all major world markets.
      Email: Sales
      US Email: Joe Schreiber
      Voice: (852) 2527-1031
      Fax: (852) 2529-0231
      US Voice: (973) 376-4600
      US Fax: (973) 376-4630
  • PerfumersWorld
    • PerfumersWorld Ltd.
      feeeel... the smell!
      The one-stop resource for the creative perfumer.
      No minimum orders. Aroma chemicals, essential oils, isolates, pheremones, absolutes, resinoids, FleuressenceTM key bases, PWx FactorTM, solubilizers, kits, creation systems, workshops, training, distance learning, The PerfumersWorld Perfumer's Studio, The Perfumer’s Formulation Bulletin, perfumery software, bespoke creation, analysis, consultancy, project counselling, trouble-shooting, unperfumed product bases, bottles, smelling strips, scales, distillation, equipment and inspiration!
      Email: Enquiries
      Email: Sales
      Voice: +66(0)2-99-800-80
      Fax: +66(0)2-99-800-80
      PerfumersWorld Skype Skype
      Software: Perfumer's Workbook
      2UW00036 Ambroxan Cetalox
      5UW07540 Ambroxan Cetalox 10% in DPG
  • Phoenix Aromas & Essential Oils
    • Phoenix Aromas & Essential Oils, Inc.
      EXCEPTIONAL Flavor and Fragrance Ingredients
      Phoenix sources the finest flavor and fragrance ingredients for its customers.
      Phoenix Aromas & Essential Oils LLC was founded in 1994, grounded in a simple set of core values: provide top-quality products, cost-effective pricing and personalized attention to all our customers. After two decades, we remain committed to those values. With extensive market knowledge of our products, we anticipate, as opposed to merely react, to industry challenges. You can rely on us for all your flavor and fragrance ingredient needs. Customers benefit from Phoenix's long-standing relationships with experienced and reputable growers, processors and manufacturers in key global locations, who are committed to sustainability and green programs. With a strategically located 80,000 sq-ft facility, customers can rely on Phoenix to deliver quality products on time, and cost-effectively.
      Email: EU Info
      US Email: Info
      US Email: Sales
      Voice: +44(0) 208 532 1022
      Fax: +44(0) 208 532 1023
      US Voice: 201-784-6100
      US Fax: 201-784-8566
  • SAFC Global
    • SAFC
      Complete Supply Chain
      The perfect blend of products and services that bring your creativity to life.
      Sigma-Aldrich is a leading Life Science and High Technology company dedicated to providing high-quality, safe and certified flavor ingredients with transparent and easily accessible documentation to customers around the globe. Sigma-Aldrich also provides a suite of analytical tools that allow food analysts to simplify sample preparation, cleanup and analysis steps, while increasing sensitivity to trace ingredients and harmful substances to meet regulations and quality standards.
      Email: Information
      US Email: Sales
      US Voice: 800-244-1173
      US Fax: 800-368-4661
      W347108 (-)-Ambroxide ≥99%
  • SRS Aromatics
    • SRS Aromatics Ltd
      For over 25 years
      Bringing flavour and fragrance into your world.
      As suppliers / distributors of ingredients to the fragrance and flavour industries, our goal is to provide high quality materials at competitive prices with an exceptional level of service. Established in 1984, SRS Aromatics Ltd is an independent family owned business which has become very well-respected within the fragrance and flavour industry as a reliable and trustworthy partner. Over the years this has allowed the company to develop strong relationships with many global manufacturers; several of whom we represent in the UK. A core aim of our business is to work extremely closely with both our suppliers and customers to maximise service levels with minimum disruption to supply.
      Email: Info
      Email: Sales
      Voice: +44 (0) 1284 704076
      Fax: +44 (0) 1284 760819
  • Sunaux International
    • Sunaux International
      Buy With Confidence
      We have industry leading processes and procedures to ensure nothing but the most reliable product.
      Sunaux International was founded in 2012 by the owner Mr.John Felton after spending 18 years involved in developing global business in the aromatic chemicals, fragrance and flavour compounds business.
      Email: John Felton
      Email: Stephen Zhou (Sales)
      Voice: 0512-57995626
      Fax: 0512-57570299
      A0007 Ambroxan
  • Symrise
    • Symrise AG
      Always Insiring More
      Symrise aroma molecules & cosmetic ingredients for unique and innovative fragrances, flavors and cosmetics.
      We are globally recognized as a leading provider of fragrances, flavors and active ingredients as well as aroma chemicals for the perfume, cosmetic, pharmaceutical, food and beverage industries. We combine our knowledge about consumers’ ever- changing needs with creativity and ground-breaking technologies. In doing so, we concentrate on the development of solutions that provide our customers with added value. We ensure sustained value creation by allowing our employees and shareholders to share our Company’s success.
      US Email: Life Essentials
      Email: Aroma Molecules
      Voice: +49 5531 90 0
      600304 Ambroxide cryst.
      Stable in: body lotion (very good), shampoo (very good), soap (good), ap roll-on (good), powder (very good), cleaner citric (good), cleaner apc (very good), bleach (very good).
  • Taytonn
      Supplying Asia Pacific
      We fully understand the demands of the F&F industry and we endeavour to supply quality products, with ready availability and a personalised service.
      Since 2001 TAYTONN has been distributing key ingredients to the Fragrance and Flavor industry in Asia. We work closely with customers, principals and vendors. Together we forecast demand and match it with supply of aroma chemicals, essential oils and natural isolates & extracts. Sourced from around the world, our F&F ingredient inventory in Singapore is ready to ship to any location in Asia and beyond. Time and again, we help our principals introduce new discoveries to the F&F market - stimulating creativity and bringing value added proposition to our customers.
      Email: Info
      Email: Sales
      Voice: + 65 - 6861 8113
      Fax: + 65 - 6861 8115
  • The John D. Walsh Company
    • The John D. Walsh Company, Inc
      Suppliers Since 1942
      Supplying the fragrance and flavor industry with high quality products.
      The John D. Walsh Company, Inc. has evolved from its beginnings as an agent/broker into a distributor of essential oils, aroma chemicals, concretes and absolutes. We currently represent the following companies, as their North American distributor: Destilerias Munoz Galvez, S.A. International Flavors & Fragrances PFW Aroma Chemicals B.V. Innospec Widnes Limited Hydrodiffusion de Guatemala, S. A. DSM Nutritional Products The John D. Walsh Company, Inc. is proud to be a founding member of IFEAT, an active member of IFRA, North America, and a corporate sponsor of the WFFC.
      Email: Information
      Email: Sales
      Email: Firmenich Flavor inquiries
      Voice: 973-962-1400
      Fax: 973-962-1557
      Firmenich Flavor Phone:973-962-1888
      Firmenich Flavor Fax:973-962-1898
  • The Lermond Company
    • The Lermond Company
      Your Sourcing Resource
      The Lermond family has been sourcing raw materials for the flavor and fragrance industry for nearly 7 decades.
      The Lermond Company is a women-owned distributor of raw materials primarily servicing the flavor and fragrance industry. For three generations, members of the Lermond family have been integral sourcing partners for the North American flavor and fragrance industry. We supply high quality essential oils, aroma chemicals, absolutes, concretes, resinoids and floral waters from around the world to the global industry.
      Email: Info
      Email: Tara
      Email: Erica
      Voice: 201-896-3300
      Fax: 201-623-2910
      11473 Ambroxide
  • Ernesto Ventós
  • Vigon International
    • Vigon International, Inc.
      The Yipppeee! Team
      Manufacturer and supplier of high quality flavor and fragrance ingredients.
      The growth and success of Vigon is due in large part to a unique corporate concept that Vigon has developed and established within the industry: Creative Partnerships. This partnership concept has been and continues to be the foundation and guiding principle for all of Vigon's activities.
      US Email: Sales
      US Voice: 570-476-6300
      US Fax: 570-476-1110
      Products List: View
      501739 Ambrofix
      504851 Ambrofix Flakes
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Fragrance Demo Formulas
(3aR,5aS,9aS,9bR)-3a,6,6,9a-tetramethyl-2,4,5,5a,7,8,9,9b-octahydro-1H-benzo[e][1]benzofuran (Click)
CAS Number: 6790-58-5 254762-72-6
ECHA EC Number: 229-861-2
MDL: MFCD00134491
FEMA Number: 3471
CoE Number: 10514
XlogP3-AA: 4.70 (est)
Molecular Weight: 236.39836000
Formula: C16 H28 O
BioActivity Summary: listing
NMR Predictor: Predict
Category: flavor and fragrance agents
US / EU / FDA / JECFA / FEMA / FLAVIS / Scholar / Patent Information:
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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
EFSA Update of results on the monitoring of furan levels in food: Read Report
EFSA Previous report: Results on the monitoring of furan levels in food: Read Report
EFSA Report of the CONTAM Panel on provisional findings on furan in food: Read Report
FEMA Number: 3471  (-)-dodecahydrotetramethyl naphthofuran
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Physical Properties:
Appearance: white crystals (est)
Assay: 98.00 to 100.00 % 
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Melting Point: 74.00 to  75.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Melting Point: 73.00 to  74.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Boiling Point: 120.00 to  121.00 °C. @ 1.40 mm Hg
Vapor Pressure: 0.009000 mm/Hg @ 25.00 °C. (est)
Flash Point: 322.00 °F. TCC ( 161.11 °C. )
logP (o/w): 5.411 (est)
Shelf Life: 48.00 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 1.00 % solution or less
Odor sample from: Henkel Corporation
Odor Description:
Woody, pine, cedar-like with a green seedy and tea-like nuance
Mosciano, Gerard P&F 16, No. 6, 43, (1991)
Substantivity: > 400 hour(s) at 10.00 % in dipropylene glycol
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Cosmetic Information:
CosIng: cosmetic data
Cosmetic Uses: perfuming agents
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A.C.S. International
Amber Ether
Associate Allied Chemicals
Amber XN
Odor: Amber, woody
CG Herbals
Odor: Ambery, woody, tobacco, dry
Use: Ambrofix is a highly powerful, highly substantive and highly stable ambery note for use in all application. Ambrofix is the most suitable material for obtaining an authentic ambergris note. Produced from a natural starting material, this chiral product contains one main high-impact isomer.
CG Herbals
Odor: Ambery, woody, tobacco, dry. old paper dried rose
ECSA Chemicals
Ernesto Ventós
Ernesto Ventós
Odor: Extremely powerful and elegant amber odor with a musky, woody tonality
Odor: Ambery, Woody, Tobacco, Dry
Use: Ambrofix is a highly powerful,highly substantive and highly stable ambery note for use in all applications. Ambrofix is the most suitable material for obtaining an authentic ambergris note. Produced from a natural starting material, this chiral product contains one main high impact isomer.
H. Interdonati, Inc.
Ambroxide Kosher
Indukern F&F
Kao Corporation
Odor: Typical Ambergris note
Lansdowne Chemicals
Lluch Essence
M&U International
Odor: strongly amber, woody and dry notes
Flavor: balsamic amber-like, woody and fresh with a piney and nutty notes
O'Laughlin Industries
Organica Aromatics
NLT 98%
Odor: Strong Woody-Amber, Musky
Use: Used in Flavour and Fragrance industry.
PCW France
Ambroxan Cetalox 10% in DPG
Ambroxan Cetalox
Odor: ambergris dry woody root
Phoenix Aromas & Essential Oils
Reincke & Fichtner
SAFC Global
SRS Aromatics
Sunaux International
Ambroxide cryst.
Odor: extremely powerful and elegant amber note with exceptional substantivity, typical ambergris note
Use: Stable in: body lotion (very good), shampoo (very good), soap (good), ap roll-on (good), powder (very good), cleaner citric (good), cleaner apc (very good), bleach (very good).
Flavor: woody, cedar wood, floral, leather-like, slightly tobacco note and dry musk-like aftertaste
Odor: Amber/ Ambery, Animalic/ Animal, Earthy, Musk/ Musky, Sweet, Woody
The John D. Walsh Company
The Lermond Company
The Perfumers Apprentice
Ambroxan Crystals
Odor: dry ambergris sweet
Vigon International
Ambrofix Flakes
Vigon International
Odor: Ambery, Woody, Tobacco, Dry
Zhejiang Taizhou TU-POLY
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Safety Information:
Preferred SDS: View
European information :
Most important hazard(s):
None - None found.
S 02 - Keep out of the reach of children.
S 24/25 - Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
Hazards identification
Classification of the substance or mixture
GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)
Acute toxicity, Oral (Category 5), H303
GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements
Signal word Warning
Hazard statement(s)
H303 - May be harmfulif swallowed
Precautionary statement(s)
P312 - Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Oral/Parenteral Toxicity:
oral-mouse LD50  > 3100 mg/kg
Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.

Dermal Toxicity:
Not determined
Inhalation Toxicity:
Not determined
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Safety in Use Information:
Category: flavor and fragrance agents
Recommendation for ambroxan usage levels up to:
  1.0000 % in the fragrance concentrate.
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Safety References:
EPI System: View Calculate predicted properties
EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA): 6790-58-5
EPA ACToR: Toxicology Data
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: Data
WGK Germany: 1
Chemidplus: 0006790585
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NIST Chemistry WebBook: Search Inchi
Canada Domestic Sub. List: 6790-58-5
Pubchem (cid): 10857465
Pubchem (sid): 135264219
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Other Information:
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HMDB (The Human Metabolome Database): HMDB36831
Export Tariff Code: 2932.90.5000
VCF-Online: VCF Volatile Compounds in Food
ChemSpider: View
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Potential Blenders and core components note
 ambergris tinctureFL/FR
isoamyl salicylateFL/FR
 amyris wood oilFL/FR
 angelica root oilFL/FR
 animal carbolactoneFR
 beeswax absoluteFL/FR
siam benzoin resinoidFL/FR
 bois de rose oil brazilFL/FR
isobutyl salicylateFL/FR
 caramel furanoneFL
wild carrot seed oilFL/FR
 cassia bark oil chinaFL/FR
 cistus twig/leaf oilFL/FR
 costus valerolactoneFR
black currant bud absoluteFL/FR
 cyclamen aldehydeFL/FR
 diphenyl oxideFL/FR
 dodecanal (aldehyde C-12 lauric)FL/FR
 ethyl laurateFL/FR
 ethyl maltolFL/FR
isoeugenyl acetateFL/FR
 floral pyranolFR
 frankincense oilFL/FR
 galbanum oilFL/FR
 guaiacwood oilFL/FR
 gurjun balsam oilFR
 heliotropyl acetoneFL/FR
alpha-hexyl cinnamaldehydeFL/FR
 immortelle absoluteFL/FR
 labdanum resinoidFR
 melon heptenalFL/FR
 methyl cedryl ketoneFL/FR
 methyl dihydrojasmonateFL/FR
 methyl heptine carbonateFL/FR
2-methyl undecanal (aldehyde C-12 mna)FL/FR
gamma-nonalactone (aldehyde C-18 (so-called))FL/FR
 ocean propanalFL/FR
 patchouli ethanoneFR
 patchouli oilFL/FR
 phenethyl phenyl acetateFL/FR
 raspberry ketoneFL/FR
 spruce needle oil canadaFL/FR
 tonka bean absoluteFR
gamma-undecalactone (aldehyde C-14 (so-called))FL/FR
10-undecen-1-al (aldehyde C-11 undecylenic)FL/FR
 violet leaf absoluteFL/FR
 watermelon ketoneFR
 woody acetateFR
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Potential Uses:
 baby powderFR
 bay rumFR
 blue grass 
 cedar forestFR
 christmas blendsFR
 cigar box 
 cloth clean cloths 
 cool water 
 earth humusFR
 fantasy blends 
 fern fougereFR
 fir balsamFR
 forest pine forestFR
 grass sweetFR
 hay new mown hay foin coupeFR
 juniper berryFR
 leather russianFR
 oakmoss mousse de chene mossFR
 ocean sea 
 ocean sea breezeFR
 rain springFR
 tonka beanFR
 woodruff asperulaFR
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Natural Occurrence in: note
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 amber ether
 amberol synthetic
 ambrox super
 ambroxide cryst.
(3aR- (3aalpha,5abeta, 9aalpha,9bbeta))-dodecahydro-3a,6,6,9a-tetramethyl naphtho(2,1-b)furan
(3ar- (3aalpha,5abeta, 9aalpha,9bbeta))-dodecahydro-3a,6,6,9a-tetramethyl naphtho(2,1-b)furan
(-)-dodecahydrotetramethyl naphthofuran
 naphtho[2,1-b]furan, dodecahydro-3a,6,6,9a-tetramethyl-, (3aR,5aS,9aS,9bR)-
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dodecahydro-3a,6,6,9a-tetramethyl naphtho(2,1-beta)furan
Soluble in:
 dipropylene glycol
 water, 2.436 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
 fractionated coconut oil
Insoluble in:
 antiperspirant spray, good
 candle, good
 deo stick
 hair spray
 liquid bleach, good
 most media
 ph = 10, good
 ph = 2, good
 powder detergent, good
 soap, good
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