Musk Ketone
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Musk Ketone

Musk Ketone is natural musk dry powdery nitro floral-fruity sweet very tenacious musky discrete animal less floral ambrette all amber oriental aldehydic-floral leather chypre fixative soap gardenia mimosa abronea.

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The odour and uses of Musk Ketone

natural musk dry powdery nitro musk floral-fruity Sweet and very tenacious musky odor with discrete animal note less floral than Musk Ambrette All-types Amber Oriental Aldehydic-floral Leather Chypre Fixative Soap Gardenia Soap Mimosa Oriental Abronea Soap Honeysuckle Solvent, Floral-types, Ambre-types, Fixative-effect, Soap-perfumes, Chewing-gum, Candy, Not Found In Nature +Curcuma +Labdanum +Costus Root +Copaiba +Clary Sage Animal-notes, Ionone, Cinnamic Alcohol, Gums,


Musk Ketone : Musk ketone : 2,6-Dinitro-3,5-dimethyl-4-acetyl-t.butylbenzene : 2,6-Dimethyl-4-tert.butyl-3,5-dinitro-acetophenone : Musk ketone : Musk ketone Musk ketone : Ketonmoskus : 2,6-Dinitro-3,5-dimethyl-4-acetyl tertiary butylbenzene : 2,6-Dimethyl-3,5-dinitro-4-tertiary butylacetophenone : 4-tertiary Butyl-3,5-dinitro-2,6-dimethyl acetophenone : PerfumersWorld

Technical Specification

Product Musk ketone
Physical State Pale yellowish platelets-crystals
Specific Gravity 0
Refractive Index 0
Melting Point 275
Boiling Point 395
Flash Point 0


CAS No. 81-14-1

Perfumery Applications

Typical usage in perfume compounds


Application Suitability

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

Important Notes:

End application data applies to experiments carried out by the authors or extrapolated from those experiments using computer algorithms. As application product formulations vary widely this information is only a general guide.

Full testing by both perfumers- flavorists and end users is the only proven method to ensuring a perfume or flavours safety- strength- suitability- stability and success.

Legislation and regulations vary widely and change with time so it is your duty to check this.

Alcoholic Perfume 9
Anti-perspirants/Deo 9
Creams and Lotions 9
Lipsticks 9
Talcum Powder 9
Tablet Soap 9
Liquid Soap 9
Shampoo 9
Hair Conditioner 9
Bath/Shower Gel 9
Cold Wave 2
Acid Cleaner 2
Ammonia 9
Chlorine 9
Detergent Powder 9
Liquid Detergent 9
Fabric Softener 9
Candles 5
Pot Pourri 9
Incense 9