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maltol

CAS Number: 118-71-8

The statistical data we collected from 51 public perfume formulas suggests that the mean dose for maltol is 1.0%. The typical lower limit is 0.25%, and the usual higher limit is 1.5%. The highest amount of maltol we encountered in any single formula is 13%, and the lowest was 0.0050%.
IFRA
Restriction Limits In The Finished Product (IFRA Amendment 49):
 
Category 10B
No Restriction
Category 3A
0.08%
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 2
0.03%
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
Category 4
No Restriction
0.0050%
0.25%
1.0%
1.5%
13%
Min
Max

Aroma Ingredient Usage Statistics