STYRAX EO

983551
BOTANICAL Liquidambar styraciflua
CAS# 0008024019
FEMA# 3037
Olfactive family
Ambery
Balsamic
Product type
Naturals
Technology
Essential Oil
Olfactive description

The profile is rich, sweet, balsam-like, floral and spicy.

Perfumery usage

Styrax is known to be used as a fixative.
It enhances compositions with chypre and oriental notes.

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: gum.
Standard yield: 15-20%.

Sourcing countries

Honduras