Basil Essential Oil - Ocimum basilicum - Bulgaria
Conventional / Organic / Pharmaceutical 100% pure and natural oil (Linalool Type), obtained from water – steam distillation of fresh basil leaves (Ocimum basilicum)This oil is clear liquid with light lemon to bright yellow-green color and strong sweet flavor with slight anise spice. Basil oil, which is produced in Bulgaria, is believed to be of highest quality and with excellent fragrance.
The basil essential oil we produce comes directly from our herb fields in Bulgaria. The oil produced in this part of the country is known for both its quality and its fragrance.
Typically clear with a light lemon to bright yellow-green colour, the liquid has a strong, sweet scent with a slight touch of anise.
Entirely sourced from our own fields, the fresh Ocimum basilicum leaves are steam distilled in our own distillery in order to produce this 100% pure and natural organic product.
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Technical specifications of this product according to the Bulgarian State Standard:
Basil oil is effective for colds and flu and associated with them fever, many respiratory problems as well. Has carminative properties, helps digestion, stimulates appetite, constipation is efficient and eliminates bloating.
The essential oil can have both relaxing and slightly stimulating effect on the nervous system, is used to relieve stress, anxiety or tension.
Basil oil has antimicrobial properties. It is a good source of vitamin A, magnesium, potassium, iron and calcium.
Appearance: easy flowing clear liquid
Color: yellow to yellow – green, Pale Yellow
Odor: typical of basil
Physical & Chemical Properties of our Basil Essential Oil
|1||Density d2020||0,8700 – 0,9000|
|2||Refraction number n20d||1,4650 – 1,4800|
|3||Rotation of polarization plane, αD, degrees||minus 8,5 – minus 17,5|
|4||Solubility in 80% ethanol||1 volume of essential oil produces a clear solution with max 1 volume of ethanol|
|5||Acid number, mg KOH/g||max 4,0|
|6||Ester value, mg KOH/g||4,0 – 15,0|
|7||Content of typical components, %|
|Linalool||50,0 – 70,0|
|Limonene||5,0 – 7,0|
|Methylcinnamate||1,5 – 3,0|
|Methylhavicol||0,5 – 1,5|
|8||Flash point, °C||72|
Linalool, geraniol, methylhavicol, citronnelol, bornyl acetate, nerol, eugenol, limonene, etc.
|Expiry term||36 months from the date of manufacture|
|Packing||200 litters barrels according to the BDS ISO/R210|
|Storage||in dry and dark cool rooms at temperature max 20°C|
How to order from Galen-N?
Contact us now. We respond quickly to all enquiries – and will be glad to give you a free, no-obligation quote on the quantity of Bulgarian basil oil you need.
Our pure organic products can be tracked from our fields through our distillery to your door. We stand fully behind the quality of our ISO:9001, REACH and GMP-approved practices.
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