The odour and uses of Alpha Isomethyl Ionone
Odour=> violet sweet orris powdery floral floral woody violet The odor of this isomer is generally considered more attractive than any other Methylionone perhaps with the exception of the bera-ha-NIethylionone so-call
Perfume-Uses=> Amber Chypre Violet Mimosa Reseda Iris Orris Cyclamen Fidji Chypre Berry Diffusion Floral-types, Woody-blends, Ylang-ylang, Leather-notes, Soap-perfumes, Violet, ,
Raspberry Strawberry Orange Nut Pistachio Muscatel Tobacco, Cream, Berry, Muscatel, Nut,
Blends-well-with=> +Hydroxycitronellal +Woody Notes +Leather +Copaiba +N-methyl Ionone Ionone, Vetiver,
IFRA Status / EU Allergens / MSDS / COA
Typical usage in perfume compounds
Used in these perfume types but not limited to them.
9 = Very Good Performance
8 = Good Performance
7 = Reasonable performance
6 = Fair performance
5 = Mediocre performance
4 = Slight stability problems
3 = Discoloration Problems
2 = Stability problems
1 = Major problems
0 = Not recommended for use
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