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Galaxolide CAS 1222-05-5

Molecular Formula: C18H26O

Formula Weight: 258.4

ZSpharmac: Galaxolide Cosmetic Raw Material Suppliers

Product Name: Galaxolide
CAS No: 1222-05-5
Purity: 99%

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Basic Info

Product Name:Galaxolide
Other Names:Galamusk
Place of Origin:Shandong, China
Brand Name:ZSpharmac
Type:Cosmetic Raw Materials
Appearance:Colorless Liquid
EINECS No.:214-946-9
Storage:Room Temperature
Provide:Galaxolide MSDS;
Galaxolide COA

What is Galaxolide?

Galaxolide is a synthetic resources used in fragrances with a clean, sweet floral woody musk scent. It is just one of the ingredients used by perfume and also perfume producers to include musky fragrances to their items. Galamusk was first synthesized in 1965 as well as used in some fabric softeners as well as cleaning agents in the late 1960s. High concentrations of Galamusk are additionally commonly used in premium fragrances.

Galaxolide Property

Melting point 57-58°
Boiling point 304 °C(lit.)
density 1.044 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
vapor pressure 0.073Pa at 25℃
refractive index n20/D 1.5215(lit.)
Fp >230 °F
storage temp. Sealed in dry,Room Temperature
form clear liquid
color Colorless to Light yellow
Odorat 100.00 %. strong diffusive sweet floral musk
Odor Typemusk
Water Solubility 1.65mg/L at 25℃


Galaxolide Uses

  1. Galaxolide is commonly made use of in various musk fragrances. It is frequently utilized in about 50% service with benzyl benzoate, diethyl phthalate, isopropyl myristate or dipropylene glycol.
  2. Galaxolide is commonly made use of in pear water taste as well as cosmetic taste formulas, as well as can additionally be made use of in soap taste, detergent taste and also various other daily chemical flavor formulas. This item is a synthetic polycyclic musk closest to a macrocyclic lactone. It has an excellent fragrance, low cost, excellent stability and also non-toxicity. It is extensively made use of as a scent for cosmetics as well as soaps. It has superb penetrability and also diffusibility and resilient fragrance., made use of to prepare flavors and also significances.

Preparation of Galaxolide

Typically, a three-step technique is used. That is, α-methylstyrene as well as tert-amyl alcohol are first reacted under acidic catalytic conditions to create pentamethylindane. After that, a condensation response takes place in between pentamethylindan as well as propylene oxide in the visibility of aluminum trichloride driver to create hexamethylindanol. Ultimately, under acidic catalytic problems, hexamethylindanol as well as formaldehyde are condensed for cyclization response to prepare Galaxolide. Its chemical reaction formula is as adheres to:


Galaxolide Regulatory and Safety Management

In March 2003, the European Chemicals Firm (ECB) issued a verdict that according to the ECB’s standards Carol musk is not a persistent, bioaccumulative and hazardous compound; as well as Carol musk was gotten rid of from their PBT draft listing remove.

In the EU’s existing compounds management regulations, Galamusk is listed on the fourth top priority checklist of substances to be evaluated. This top priority list is the fourth listing of high-volume substances prepared by the European Union to be examined by the competent authorities of member states. component. The European Union published its last record on the study in 2008 and also wrapped up that, for all human security and also environmental signs, “no further information and/or testing, neither danger reduction steps are currently needed.”

Furthermore, the European Union’s Scientific Committee on Wellness as well as Environmental Risks (SCHER), an advisory group to the European Commission, independently reviewed the ecological, human health and wellness and indirect exposure risk analyses associated with Galamusk as well as agreed with all the final thoughts of the EU specialists that “it is not currently possible to Additional info and/or testing is required, and also danger reduction steps are not needed.” As necessary, SCHER has provided different opinion papers on the environmental, human wellness and human wellness impacts of indirect direct exposures to Carol musk.

As part of the EU REACH regulative obligations, manufacturers and also importers of Galamusk in the EU market have signed up Galamusk with the European Chemicals Agency in Helsinki in December 2010.

In 2010, the state of Oregon in the USA consisted of Galamusk on the state’s listing of significant persistent toxins (P3). This list includes relentless, bioaccumulative hazardous substances that have actually recorded impacts on human health, wildlife, and water life.

Not long ago, the united state Epa evaluated the results of galaxol on human wellness as well as the environment in its Poisonous Substances Control Act (TSCA) job program chemicals program and wrapped up that “… the assessment disclosed no threat problems.”

Every one of the above regulative and also security evaluations for galaxol point out pertinent peer-reviewed literature covering the presence of galaxol in the atmosphere and human beings, in addition to many various other research study records. Every one of the above testimonials concluded positively about the safety and security of this fragrance component, given the durable safety, ecological as well as direct exposure information for this material.

About Products:
If you need Galaxolide, a cosmetic raw material, please contact our service staff directly and we will provide you with high-quality products at the best price.
As an experienced Galaxolide manufacturer and supplier, ZSpharmac will provide Galaxolide raw materials for customers all over the world for a long time.
Over the years, the company has been adhering to the spirit of “integrity management, strict quality control, customer first”, and has won unanimous praise from domestic and foreign customers

Company Profile and Corporate Culture

Company Profile:

ZhiShang Chemical is owned by ZhiShang Group is a professional new-type chemicals enterprise combined into research and development, production and sales .

The company’s competitive product is pharmaceutical raw materials and intermediates (especially carbohydrate derivatives Series), In recent years, the company has made a major breakthrough in food and feed additives, plant extraction, industrial chemicals industry .

The company insists on the spirit of “sincere management, strict quality control, customer as god” , get consistent high praise from customers at home and abroad.

Corporate Culture:

Help China Chemicals to benefit the happiness of human life
Become the most trusted chemical supplier in the world
Striver – oriented, enrich employees, customer first, deep service, seek development
Be prepared for danger in times of peace, forge ahead actively, unity and cooperation, and be brave to fight

About Us

The production base is located in Zhangqiu chemical industry park and Tai’an high-tech chemical industry park. laboratory and workshop in strict accordance with the GMP standard and the product fit national ISO9001 and ISO2000 standards.

“Zhishang” products are exported to Europe, North and South America, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa area, so as to establish a long-term and stable cooperation relationship with customer in the world.

Company Info
  • Business Type: Manufacturer
  • Product Range: Cosmetic raw materials
  • Products/Service:Cosmetic raw materials (flavors and fragrances,antioxidant products, moisturizing and hydrating, whitening agents, cosmetic additives)
  • Total Employees: 51~100
  • Capital (Million US $): 10000000RMB
  • Year Established: 2016
Production Capacity
  • No. of Production Lines : 8
  • No. of QC Staff : 5 -10 People
  • OEM Services Provided : yes
  • Factory Size (Sq.meters) : 3,000-5,000 square meters
  • Certificate: ISO9001 , CE , GMP , API , MSDS
  • Factory Location : Diao Town Industry Park, Zhangqiu City, Jinan City, Shandong Province, China.


Pre-Sales Service

* Prompt reply and 24 hours online, professional team to provide best price and high quality product.

* Sample testing support.

* Every batch of products will be tested to ensureits quality.

*The packing also can be according the customers` requirment.

*Any inquiries will be replied within 24 hours.

*we provide Commerical Invoice, Packing List, Bill of loading, COA , Health certificate and Origin certificate. If your markets have any special requirements, let us know.


After-Sales Service

*The fact of logistics information monitoring.

* Any questions about the product can be consulted at any time.

*Product has any problem can return.


Do you accept sample order?

We will make samples before mass production, and after sample approved, we’ll begin mass production. Doing 100% inspection during production, then do random inspection before packing.



You can get free samples for some products,you only need to pay the shipping cost or arrange a courier to us and take the samples. You can send us your product specifications and requests,we will manufacture the products according to your requests.

What’s your MOQ?

Our MOQ is 1kg. But usually we accept less quantity such as 100g on the condition that sample charge is 100% paid.

Do you supply product report?

Yes. We’ll give you product analysis report before shipping.

  Is there a discount?

Different quantity has different discount.


1. ≤50kg, Express delivery recommended, usually called as DDU service;

2. ≤500kg, Air shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

3. >500kg, sea shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

4. For high value products, please select air shipping and express delivery for safe.

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