The Odor Sensitivity Test Kit is used to test the olfactory ability of your odor inspection staff.  This portable, simple to use kit makes it easy to screen potential noses and continually monitor their olfactory acuity.

Odor Sensitivity Test Kit is utilized to test the noses of potential odor inspectors.  The n-butanol odorant pen dilution series provides a standard measure of sensitivity.
It takes approximately 20-minutes to complete the test for one user.


  • Odor Sensitivity Test Kit - The Odor Sensitivity Test Kit includes the set of odorant pens, eye shade for test subject, gloves for the test administrator, a test procedure, and data sheets.
  • Odor Monitor Screening - Test the olfactory sensitivity of odor monitors. Monitors should be screened for inclusion and monitored routinely for confirmation.
  • Standard Methodology - The olfactory test kit, Sniffin’ Sticks, is a standard test methodology for testing olfactory sensitivity.
  • Sensitivity Monitoring - The test kit should be administered regularly to confirm sensitivity of the subject has not changed.


Test Kit

Dimensions:   17.125 x 13 x 2.25″ (43.5 x 33.0 x 5.7 cm)

Weight:           1.8 lb (0.8 kg)

Individual Pen:

Dimensions:   Diameter 0.625″ (1.6 cm)   Length  5.625″ (14.3 cm)

Weight: 0.5 oz (14g)

Kit Contents:

14 test pens containing n-butanol

2 blank pens

Eye mask blindfold

Gloves for Test Administrator

Test Procedure (you can also print from “Download” section)

Test Data Sheets (you can also print from “Download” section)

Test Record

Serial Number Sticker with Expiration Date

Convenient Test Kit Packaging



What is the shelf-life of the kit?

The odor sensitivity test kit has a 6-month or 50-use shelf life.


What is the odor in the pens?

The odorant pens contain n-butanol at varying dilutuions.  Pen #15 is highly diluted that is noticed by only a small percent of the population.  Pen #2 is strong n-butanol that is noticed by almost the entire population.


What is a normal testing score?

Studies have shown a normal score in the population is pens 7-9, depending on age.



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