SET 4 – Characterization of environmental odours
This set of sniffing sticks can be used for the olfactory characterization of environmental odours.
This set of sniffing sticks includes 22 odorants. You can find an overview below.
List of sniffing sticks
grass, green, soapy
fruity, sweetish, pungent
4-Methyl phenol (p-cresol)
horse stable, like excrement
newspaper, engine oil, petroleum
grass, green, rancid
phenolic, animalistic, smoky
adhesive, burnt plastic, sweetish
This set of sniffing sticks consists of
- 22 sniffing sticks
- 1 eye mask to blindfold the panelist during the test
The sniffing sticks have to be stored in a vertical position with the cap pointing downwards. The stability of the sticks is 6 months. A very regular use of the sticks or storage temperatures above 24°C might reduce the time of usability.