SCIENCE & RESEARCH

From forest to soap

Aroma Molecules experts are seldom surprised by the success of their work. But that is exactly what happened during the development of the Cyclodumol Acetate molecule (CDA) following the twelve principles of green chemistry.

Employees tend to use the abbreviation CDA. “The name of the aromatic substance, Cyclodumol Acetate, is quite a mouthful for everyday use. But we made a conscious decision not to invent a name,” says Susanne Borchert, Senior Global Marketing Manager Aroma Molecules. After all, Symrise is doing some pioneering work and conquering a market with this development. “The technical name has