Synthesis of fragrances – derivatives of aldehydes

Katarzyna Mitka,

Justyna Staryńska


In this paper a short history of fragrances is described and the aldehydes most often used in perfumes are presented. The reactions of various aromatic aldehydes with hydroxylamine hydrochloride are also discussed.

Słowa kluczowe: fragrance substances, cosmetic industry, arylaldehydes, nitriles