Grapefruit Essential Oil, 5 Fold, Florida - Therapeutic Grade
This particular oil has many of the same qualities as other citrus fruits and oils. This oil is very high in vitamin C and also provides protection against infectious illnesses. This oil is ten times as strong as regular grapefruit oil.
How It's Made
This oil is extracted differently than most of our other oils. The peels are used in a process known as cold expression to produce the desired essential oil.
Botanical Name: Citrus paradisi Macf.
Chemical Name: NA
Empirical Formula/Molecular Weight: NA
Appearance: A dark orange brown liquid with an odor characteristic of grapefruit peel.
Assay: 1.5% minimum nootketone.
Aldehyde Content: 2.5% to 3.0% total aldehyde by liquid analysis, Hydroxylamine/Tert-Butyl Alcohol approved FCC method
Optical Rotation: +57 to +67
Refractive Index @ 20 Deg C: 1.4880 to 1.5100
Specific Gravity @ 20 Deg C: 0.8980 to 0.9230
Specific Gravity @ 25 Deg C: 0.8950 to 0.9200
Flash Point (Closed Cup): 112 F 44 C
Boiling Point: NA
Melting Point: NA
UV Spectra: NA
Acid Value: NA
Solubility: Insoluble in water. Soluble in most fixed oils and alcohol.
Country of Origin: USA
Storage Recommendations: Store in tight glass, aluminum, or double lined containers in a cool area away from direct heat.
Shelf Life: 24 MONTHS