Synonyms: "galaxolide", "abbalide", "pearlide", "galaxolide white"

Source: HHCB is used to make a fragrance long lasting and have a positive technical effect on its balance bringing the initial and residual smell into harmony.


IUPAC Name: 4,6,6,7,8,8-hexamethyl-1,3,4,7-tetrahydrocyclopenta[g]isochromene
CAS Number: 1222-05-5
PubChem ID: 91497
Canonical SMILES: CC1COCC2=CC3=C(C=C12)C(C(C3(C)C)C)(C)C

Structural Properties:

Molecular Formula: C18H26O
Molecular Weight: 258,3984

Pharmacophore Features:

Number of bond donors: 0
Number of bond acceptors: 1
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 19


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Evidence Supporting This Chemical as an Endocrine Disruptor
TEDX List of Potential Endocrine Disruptors

Mori T, Iida M, Ishibashi H, Kohra S, Takao Y, Takemasa T, Arizono K. 2007. Hormonal activity of polycyclic musks evaluated by reporter gene assay. Environ Sci 14(4):195-202.

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