Botonical Name : Eugenia caryophyllata
CAS # :8000-34-8
Country of Origin :Indonesia
Color & Odor:slightly pale yellow colour
Solubility: Soluble in alcohol and other organic solvents.
Specific Gravity: 0.038 TO 0.5250
Optical Rotation:1.5270 TO 1.5350
Refractive Index:1.528 – 1.538 @ 20°C
Flash Point :> 100 °C
Major Constituents: Eugenol
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation.
Clove Essential Oil is derived from the tree Syzgium aromaticum plant. It is a slender evergreen that grows up to 12 meters in height. At the start of the rainy season, long buds appear which are distilled to extract the oil.
Volatile oil, gallotannic acid, eugenin, eugenol, gum, resin,
Citronella, Grapefruit, Lemon, Orange, Peppermint, Rosemary, and Rose.
Clove Essential Oil is an effective agent for minor pains and aches (particular dental pain), and is helpful when battling flu and colds.
Clove Essential Oil Pure and Natural Certified offered comes with botanical name of Eugenia caryophyllus and comes in colourless clear liquid with characteristic clove odour. Having insolubility in alcohol and oils and solubility in water, it has specific gravity of 0.950 to 1.050 @ 20°C, optical rotation of 1.2730-1.2760 and refractive index of 0.915 - 0.947. Some of its other properties include: