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Basil

  • English Name : French basil oil
  • BotanicalName : Ocimum basilicum L

Description

Basil is an aromati herb in the mint family with 10-12cm long and 4-8cm wide leaves, tastes somewhat like anise, with a strong, pungent, often sweet smell.

Physical and Chemical Properties

  • Appearance : Liquid
  • Aroma : Basil
  • Flash Point : 930C
  • Specific Gravity : 0.8854 at 250C
  • Refractive Index : 1.469 at 250C
  • Ester Value : 9.1
  • Ester Value after Acetylation : 80.7
  • Solubility : Insoluble in water
  • Soluble in water : Insoluble
  • Packaging : 1 Kg, 5 Kg, 10 Kg, 25 Kg