Bitter Orange Oil 1-fold

Citrus aurantium

The bitter orange is also called bitter orange or sour orange. It originates from Southeast Asia, but was brought by traders to many parts of the world. Today, bitter oranges are cultivated in southern Spain, southern Italy, California, Mexico and South America. The oil of the bitter orange is extracted from the fruit peel. Bitter orange oil is used, among other things, to flavor beverages, confectionery and to perfume body care and household products.

Product Details
Botanical name: Citrus aurantium
Plant/part used: Fruit/peel
Production method of raw material: Cold pressed
Processing technology: no processing
TSCA CAS: 68916-04-1
EINECS CAS: 72968-50-4
EINECS: 277-143-2
Appearance: Fluid, yellow-green/brown
Chemical identification: Orange, sour, ectract
Density 20 °C (g/ml): 0.8400 - 0.8600
Refractive index at 20 °C: 1.4680 - 1.4800
Optical rotation at 20 °C, 10 cm (°): 90 - 100
Chemical constituents: Limonene, Linalyl acetate, Linalool
REACH: Registered