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  1. Useful "starter" aromachemicals

    Quote Originally Posted by Chris Bartlett View Post
    I thought it might be helpful to list some of the aroma chemicals that I find most useful, most often, in no particular order:
    Synthetic Ambergris - there are several and I use one in many, many accords I make
    Iso E Super - adds a unique diffusive quality to many accords. IFRA limits this to 20% but that's more than you are ever likely to want to use anyway - I find 2% is plenty in a finished product (that's 2% of the total product not 2% of the aromatics, just to be clear)
  2. Vegan conundrum....

    Quote Originally Posted by sarıpatates View Post
    Asking for things not tested on animals, and without animal products is ok. But please don't call them cruelty-free in a place where not everyone shares your ethical views.
    Otherwise I may call the ones that are tested on animals stupid-free.

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