Research fragrances


Research new chemical ingredients in order to develop new and better fragrance chemicals.

Alternative labels

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perfumes researching
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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Research fragrances is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Sensory scientist: Sensory scientists carry out sensory analysis in order to compose or improve flavours and fragrances for the food, beverage and cosmetics industry. They base their flavour and fragrance development on sensory and consumer research. Sensory scientists carry out research and analyse statistical data to meet customers expectations.
Fragrance chemist: Fragrance chemists develop and improve fragrance chemicals by formulating, testing and analysing fragrances and their ingredients so that the end product meets the expectations and the needs of customers.

Optional skill

Research fragrances is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Research fragrances – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022