Lavender oil CAS 8000-28-0
Product Name: lavender oil from lavandula angusti-folia L.
Synonyms: Lavander Oil
Lavender oil is an essential oil obtained by distillation from the flower spikes of certain species of lavender.It is colorless to pale yellow, clear and smells firm and spicy, a masculine sort of smell. The principal constituents are terpenes (50 – 60%), cineol, sesquiterpenes and sesquiterpenic alcohol.
Appearance : Colorless or greenish-yellow liquid
Relative density : 0.875~0.888
Refractive index: 1.459~1.470
Optical rotation: -3°~-10°
Heavy metal: Negative
Alcohol value: Negative
Solubility: Easy soluble in 75% ethanol
Content: linalyl acetate>48%
- Oil of spike lavender was used as a solvent in oil painting, mainly before the use of distilled turpentine became common.
175kg per drum, 80 drums per 20′FCL .