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Clove Bud Oil

Description

Extracted from the unopened, dried flower bud of the Clove Tree, Eugenia Caryophyllata Thun (Caryophyllus aromaticus L)


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Uses
It is widely used as a flavour in food and chewing gums. Dentistry and other pharmaceutical uses have been traditional uses as well as Perfumery and Toiletries.

Typical Analysis

Appearance
Clear Liquid
Colour
Pale Yellow
Odour
Woody, Spicy aroma
Specific Gravity
1.043 – 1.060
Optical Rotation
-1.5 - 0
Refractive Index
1.529 – 1.537
Total Eugenol
78 – 95%

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Packaging
1, 5 and 20 litre bottles. Drums 180 kilos
Storage
Store in tightly closed original container in a dry, cool and well ventilated place
Shelf Life
24 months when stored as advised