|amyris wood oil
Once known as West Indian Sandalwood is steam distilled from the wood of Amyris Balsamifera. The tree grows in South America, Central America and in the West Indies. Distillation takes place mainly in Haiti. Blend with cedarwood to sweeten.
tsca definition 2008: extractives and their physically modified derivatives. amyris balsamifera, rutaceae.
Category: flavor and fragrance agents
US / EU / FDA / JECFA / FEMA / FLAVIS / Scholar / Patent Information:
|Appearance: ||pale yellow to brownish yellow clear viscous liquid (est)|
|Food Chemicals Codex Listed: ||Yes|
|Specific Gravity: ||0.94800 to 0.97800 @ 25.00 °C.
|Pounds per Gallon - (est).: || 7.888 to 8.138
|Refractive Index: ||1.50200 to 1.51200 @ 20.00 °C.
|Optical Rotation: ||+10.00 to +60.00
|Boiling Point: || 291.00 to 300.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
|Acid Value: || 1.00 max. KOH/g
|Saponification Value: ||4.00 to 5.00
|Flash Point: ||> 200.00 °F. TCC ( > 93.33 °C. )
|Shelf Life: || 24.00 month(s) or longer if stored properly.|
|Storage: ||store in cool, dry place in tightly sealed containers, protected from heat and light.|
|Soluble in: |
| ||benzyl benzoate|
| ||cedarwood oil atlas|
| ||cedarwood oil texas|
| ||cedarwood oil virginian|
| ||dipropylene glycol|
| ||isopropyl myristate|
| ||water, 8.507 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)|
|Insoluble in: |
| ||hair spray|
| ||non-discoloring in most media|
|Odor Type: ||balsamic|
|Odor Strength: ||medium|
|Odor Description: |
at 100.00 %.
|sweet balsam peppery guaiacwood cubeb|
|Substantivity: ||400 Hour(s)|
| || |
|Most important hazard(s):|
|Xi - Irritant|
R 36/38 - Irritating to skin and eyes.|
S 02 - Keep out of the reach of children.
S 24/25 - Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
S 26 - In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
S 36 - Wear suitable protective clothing.
oral-rat LD50 4540 mg/kg|
SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: OTHER: EYE
Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 2, Pg. 327, 1964.
Safety in Use Information:
|Category: ||flavor and fragrance agents|
|Recommendation for amyris wood oil usage levels up to: |
| || 10.0000 % in the fragrance concentrate.
Potential Blenders and core components note
Occurrence (nature, food, other): note
| ||amyris EO|
| ||amyris funckiana oil|
| ||amyris oil|
| ||amyris oil FCC|
| ||amyris oil natural FCC|
| ||amyris oil W.I.|
| ||amyris wood oil|
|west indian ||rosewood oil (amyris balsamifera)|
| ||rosewood west indian oil (amyris balsamifera)|
|west indian ||sandalwood oil (amyris balsamifera)|
| ||sandalwood oil west indian (amyris balsamifera)|