CEDRE VIRGINIE USA HE RECT

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BOTANICAL Juniperus virginiana
Olfactive family
Woody
Ambery
Product type
Naturals
Technology
Essential Oil
Olfactive description

Firmenich’s Cedarwood Virginia oil is obtained from the wood of Juniperus virginiana. The profile is typically woody, dry, reminiscent of a woody pencil mine, slightly ambery. The essential oil, combined to a perfectly monitored rectification process brings to the Perfumers a unique woody profile. The rectification process concentrates the noble woody and slightly ambery notes for an unforgiving and sleek elegant inspiration.

Perfumery usage

Widely used in woody composition to give a dry woody and ambery effect.
Standard dosage in Fine Fragrance application: 3 to 4%.

Process

Obtained by distillation of the biomass with water, or steam.
The essential oil is physically separated from the aqueous phase by decantation.

Did you know ?

Extracted part: wood chips (by-product).
Additional process: fractionated distillation.
Yield : 2.3 – 3.5%
35kg app of wood chips for 1kg EO

Sourcing countries

United States