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Latin Binomial: Myrocarpis frondosus
Plant Part: Wood
Extraction: Steam Distilled
Growing Practice: Non Sprayed
Country of Origin: Paraguay
Odor Type: WOODY

Odor Characteristics: Cabreuva Essential Oil has a Sweet, woody, flowery odor.

Refractive Index: 1.480 to 1.488 : 1.486 at 20°C.
Specific Gravity: 0.870 to 0.900 : 0.889 at 20°C.
Appearance: colorless to pale greenish yellow liquid at room temperature.

Certificate of Analysis - Area Normalization

Sample ID Lot0011988
Certificate of Analysis No.013166
trans-nerolidol %64.68
α-farnesol %0.04
β-bisabolol %0.92

Lot # SCO-01
CAS No: 68188-03-4
INCI Name: not registered
Flash Point °F: 176

About the Plant

Cabreuva oil is obtained from the Cabreuva tree (Myrocarpus frondosus or Myrocarpus fastigiatus of the Fabaceae Family, which grows in southern Brazil and termperate South America. This tree is sometimes known as Santos Mahogany and it is sold as a commercial timber. It is locally known in Paraguay as Incienso Rojo.

Cabreuva essential oil is obtained by steam distillation of the sawdust of the Cabreuva tree.

Aromatherapy Uses: Coming soon.

Perfumery Uses: Coming soon.

Cabreuva Paraguay essential oil is not explicitly regulated by IFRA. It contains maximum 3% farnesol, 0.1% benzyl benzoate, 0.01% benzyl alcohol classified "R" (restricted) ; 0.01% linalool and 0.01% limonene classified "S" (specified).

The information provided on these pages is not a substitute for necessary medical care, nor intended as medical advice. Always keep aromatic extracts tightly closed and in a cool, dark place, out of reach of children. Never ingest aromatic extracts. Always dilute aromatic extracts when applying topically and avoid areas around eyes or mucous membranes. If redness or irritation occurs, stop using immediately and contact your health provider if necessary.