Also known as Red Cedar, this tall conifer can grow over 30 metres and is mainly found in the eastern regions of the Rocky Mountains. The oil, distilled from waste of the furniture industry, is known to be an excellent vermin and insect repellent .
Category Essential Oils and Extracts
Regional Availability Worldwide
Harvest Period Year round
Natural Status EU Natural
Organoleptic Descriptors oily, woody, basalm, cedar
Common Applications evergreen, basalm, foliage, hinoki, timber
Appearance Pale yellow liquid
Optical Rotation -38.0 to -20.0
Refractive Index @20℃ 1.5000 - 1.5100
Specific Gravity @20℃ 0.948 - 0.964
Flash Point ℃ 93°C
Shelf Life (months) 12
Storage Recommendations Sealed containers in a cool dark place. Check quality before use.