'Fragrance as a Science' course is Jan. 29.
* The SCC has scheduled a continuing education course,
"Fragrance as a Science," for Jan. 29, 2013 at the Doubletree
Newark Airport Hilton. Course topics will include the sense of smell,
the history of perfume, fragrance creation and duplication, aroma
chemicals and reactions, fragrance applications in personal care and
household products, fragrance regulations, natural fragrances,
aromatherapy and household products, fragrance regulations, natural
fragrances, aromatherapy and aroma science. Also on tap is
chemoreception, the history of fragrance, fragrance in personal care,
fragrance in household products, and fragrance safety and regulations.
The instructor is Steve Herman, VP new technology development at
AFF International. He is an adjunct professor in the FDU Masters in
Cosmetic Science program. His SCC activities include serving as chairman
of the New York Chapter in 1992. He is author of "Fragrance
Applications: A Survival Guide."