Odor: Sweet, floral, anisic, hawthorn, heliotrope and somewhat nutty.
Use: Very widely used in perfumery for its good tenacity. The main component for numerous floral accords like lilac, hawthorn, anise, honeysuckle, heliotrope etc. can mellow out aromatics and chypres.
CHEMICAL NAME: 4-methoxybenzaldehyde, para-anisaldehyde, p-methoxybenzaldehyde
ODOR STRENGTH: medium
ODOR TYPE: Sweet, powdery, mimosa, floral, hawthorn, vanilla, balsamic
CAS NUMBER: 123-11-5
FLASH POINT: 228.00 °F ( 108.89 °C )
IATA Not regulated as dangerous goods.
Works as a fresh modifier of Cedar, Fir and Juniper, helping to punch up their spice notes.