WASHINGTON — Aroma chemicals are used to enhance a variety of cleaning, fabric and personal care products. Researchers are now making strides in understanding how to better formulate products that clean, condition and deliver fragrance more effectively, according to a press release.
A team of researchers from Cornell University
and International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.
(IFF) received The Soap and Detergent Association Best Paper Award for the most outstanding research article published in 2009 in the Journal of Surfactants & Detergents, the release stated.
IFF''s Timothy Young says the findings of this research will aid perfume and surfactant formulators to develop products that not only clean and condition more effectively but deliver fragrance more effectively.
The Soap and Detergent Association
(SDA) Best Paper Award was presented during the annual luncheon of American Oil Chemists Society''s (AOCS) surfactants and detergents division, which is responsible for selecting the annual award recipient.