Grapefruit essential oil - Citrus paradisi Macf - Israeli type
The essential oil is obtained by cold expression from the peel. Like many other citrus oils, its shelf life is short and the oil must be stored under the correct conditions to prevent oxidation. The market of grapefruit juice and therefore the oil is particularly susceptible to food trends, going in and out of fashion regularly, notwithstanding the variation in the crop sizes from one season to the other.
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CategoryEssential Oils and Extracts
Harvest PeriodJan - June; Nov - Dec
Natural StatusEU Natural
Organoleptic Descriptorscitrus, peel, grapefruit
Common Applicationsgrapefruit, citrus, orange, tropical, bitter
AppearanceYellow to orange liquid
Assaymin 0.1% nootkatone
Optical Rotation+91.0 to +96.0
Refractive Index @20℃1.4700 - 1.4800
Specific Gravity @20℃0.846 - 0.856
Flash Point ℃48°C
Shelf Life (months)12
Storage RecommendationsSealed containers in a cool dark place. Check quality before use.