Fragrance material review on ω-6-hexadecenlactone.


A toxicologic and dermatologic review of ω-6-hexadecenlactone when used as a fragrance ingredient is presented. ω-6-Hexadecenlactone is a member of the fragrance structural group macrocyclic lactone and lactide derivatives. The fragrance ingredient described herein is one of 12 structurally diverse C14, C15 and C16 compounds that include (7) saturated mono… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.fct.2011.07.028


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@article{McGinty2011FragranceMR, title={Fragrance material review on ω-6-hexadecenlactone.}, author={Dennis J. McGinty and Claudio Letizia and Anne Marie Api}, journal={Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association}, year={2011}, volume={49 Suppl 2}, pages={S207-11} }