Understanding Fragrance ChemistryBook - 2008
Understanding Fragrance Chemistry concentrates on the aspects of organic chemistry that are of particular importance to the fragrance industry. Topics include: -The structure of matter -Organic molecules -Chemical reactivity -Acid/base reactions -Oxidation and reduction reactions -Perfume structure -Chemistry in consumer goods -The biological way we detect odors -How nature makes fragrant molecules And much more! Each chapter has review questions which allow readers to check their understanding of the content, and glossaries are provided where appropriate. A chapter on chemical information and a bibliography will help those who want to read more on any of the subjects covered.
Publisher: Carol Stream, Ill. : Allured, c2008.
Branch Call Number: 668.54/SELL
Characteristics: iii, 417 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.