The capabilities of Symrise’s research teams represent the core of the Scent & Care division’s expertise. Our research employees work with the latest equipment – some of it even developed at our own company. We have access to a broad spectrum of in-depth knowledge – ranging from analytics and synthesis to biotechnology and natural substance extraction and even sensory analysis. The research focus is mainly centered on the following areas:

New molecules – These are developed thanks to our expertise in organic chemistry, plant extraction and biotechnology >> more

Bioactives – Ingredients with proven biological effects for cosmetic applications and oral care products
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Release systems – Sensory-functional fragrance experiences via encapsulation platforms such as spray drying and surface polymerization >> more

Malodor management – Fragrances that combat malodors >> more

Sensory analysis – Sensory tests performed by panels of experts >> more