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TAGETES HERB OIL

EGYPTION TAGETTE OIL SPECIFICATION DATA SHEET

 

Product Description :- The Volatile Oil Obtained By Steam Distillation Of The Leaves , Stalks & Flowers Picked When The Seeds Are Just Starting To Form

Common Name :- Tagetes Essential Oil

Synonyms :- : Tagetes Minuta L. oil , Egypt Marigold Oil

Botanical Name :- Tagetes Minuta L.

Country Of Origin :- Egypt

Part Of The Plant Used :- Whole Flowered Plant

Extraction Method :- Steam Distillation

CAS NO. :- 70892-20-5

EINECS NO. :- N/A

FEMA NO. :- 2658

Yield per ton of Plants :- 0.800 to1.0 Kg Essential Oil

Appearance :- Clear Liquid

Color :- Gold To Dark Yellow

Odor :- Fresh, Sweet, Floral, Slightly Fruity OR Rancid Fruity Bitter

 

Refractive Index at 20°C.:- 0.860 to 0.900

Optical Rotation at 20°C :- +2 to +10

Specific Gravity at 20°C :- 0.860 to 0.900

Flash Point :- 62°C (116°F)

Boiling point :- 148°C

Acid Value :- Max. 5.0 MG KOH \ G

Shelf Life :- 3 Years Under Good Storage Conditions

Storage :- Store In a Cool Place In Closed Container At or Below 10°C In Dark Place

Paking :- Glass Aluminium OR Tin –Lined Container OR Polyethelene Drum

Quality :-100% Pure & Natural

Solubility :- Insoluble In Water, Soluble In Alcohol & Oils

 

Chemical Data by GC, FID:

Compounds Name :- Percentage

Alpha-Pinene :- Traces to 0.2%

Sabinene :- Around 0.70%

Myrcene :- Around 0.35%

Limonene :- 2.8 to 5.5%

Trans-Beta-Ocimene :- 27 to 51%

Dihydrotagetone :- 10 to 25%

Cis- Tagetone + Trans-Tagetone :- 7 to 15%

Terpinen-4-ol :- Traces to 0.3 %

Cis- Ocimenone(Cis-tagetenone) + Trans- Ocimenone (Trans-tagetenone) :- 15 to 23.5%

Beta-Caryophylene :- Around 0.75 % Alpha-Humulene :- Around 0.4 %