calamus
Organic Calamus Oil

  • Common Name: Calamus
  • Botanical Name: Acorus calamus
  • Country Of Origin: Nepal
  • Type: Wild Harvested
  • Status: Organic Certified
  • Extraction Method: Steam distillation

Description

Magnificent Calamus is distributed throughout Nepal at an elevation of 1000 to 2000m, the extracted oil is highly fragrant by steam distillation of rhizomes of Calamus wildly found in Nepal. This essential oil has a refreshing scent similar to cinnamon.

SPECIFICATIONS

SPECIFICATIONS(range)
SPECIFIC GRAVITY@23
1.0695-1.0795
REFRACTIVE INDEX@23
1.402-1.559
OPTICAL ROTATION@23
-0° to -7°
PHYSICAL APPEARANCE
Slightly viscous fluid
COLOR 
Yellow to yellowish brown
ODOR 
Warm,woody spicy
SOLUBILITY
Soluble in 0.4 to 1.5 vol of 80% alcohol,insoluble in water
SPECIAL USE INSTRUCTIONS
Dilute before use.
Primary constituents
A-asarone, B-asarone,Trans-beta-ocimene