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Botanical Source Ocimum basilicum
Colour Yellowish to green color liquid
Odour Fresh sweet spicy scent
Country of Origin India
Optical Rotation at 25°C -12
Refractive Index at 25°C 1.492
Specific gravity at 25°C 0.922
Major Constituents 72% as Methyl Chevicol and 22%Linalool
Solubility Soluble in 80% Alcohol
Applications Perfumery and Flavor Industry and Aromatherapy
 
 
Storage Conditions
Keep the product in a tightly closed and well ventilated area away from ignition sources and direct sunlight. Take the normal precautions that are required for organic liquids of cosmetology. When stored for more than six months, quality should be checked before use.
 
Standard Packing Size:
5.0 kg, 25.0 kg, & 200.0 kg. For many products, the capability exists for shipment in larger containers including Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBC) - ISO containers. Etc.
 
Packaging Material Compatibility Details
Compatible with
M.S. Epoxy Coated , Good quality Galvanized Iron Drums, Aluminium Cans etc.
Not Compatible with
Ordinary M.S. Drums, Transparent H.D.P.E Barrels/ Cans.
 
Headspace
As low as possible
 
Safety Precautions
Please refer our material safety data sheet.
 
Stability & Reactivity
Chemically Stable: YES; Stable under ordinary conditions of use and storage.
 
Conditions To Avoid
This product presents no significant reactivity hazard. It is stable and will not react with water. Hazardous polymerization will not occur. Avoid prolonged heat and/ or exposure to air.
 
Hazardous Combustion or Decomposition Products
Burning may produce carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxides.
 
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents, iron and iron salts.
 
Warning to Users
The information contained in this document is given in good faith based on our current knowledge. It is only an indication and is in no way binding, particularly as regards infringement of or to prejudice to third party rights through the use of our products.
 
Chemtex International Inc. guarantees that its products comply with its sales specifications. This information must on no account be used as a substitute for necessary prior tests which alone can ensure for a given use. Users are responsible for ensuring compliance with local legislation and for obtaining the necessary certification and authorization.