Manufacturer Add: Industrial Park in Wugong County, Xianyang City, Shaanxi Province, China.
Basic Information of Citronella oil
Other Name: Citronella Essential Oil
Appearance: Yellow liquid
Purity: 100% Pure
Plant Used: Leaves&flower
Main Content: 25% citronellol,38% citronellal
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Description of Citronella oil
Citronella oil is extracted from Cymbopogon nardus (also known as Andropogon nardus) and is of the Graminae (Poaceae) family.
Although this essential oil has been typecast as an insect repellant (especially for malaria carrying mosquitoes), it also has great benefit in clearing the mind, refreshing rooms and for softening skin, while combating oily skin and sweaty feet.
Citronella essential oil is extracted from a hardy grass, native to Sri Lanka and Java. This aromatic perennial grows about 1meter (3 feet) high and is a popular ingredient in wax candles, as an insect repellant, and is also widely used in perfumes, soaps, skin lotions and deodorants.
Pure Citronella oil is extracted by the steam distillation of finely chopped fresh, dried or part-dried grass.
Application of Citronella oil
1.Citronella oil usually uses to extract citronellal which can be synthesised into hydroxycitroellal, geraniol and menthol.
2.Citronella oil used extensively as a source of perfumery chemicals such as citronellal, citronellol and geraniol.
3.It is widely used as an insect repellent benefits.
4.The US Food & Drug Administration consider citronella oil as generally recognized as safe (GRAS).
Usage of Citronella oil
1.Homemade Citronella oil is credited with having therapeutic properties as an antiseptic, deodorant,
insecticide, parasitic, tonic as well as a stimulant.
2.Many commercial repellents contain Citronella oil to use in combination with Cedarwood to produce a pleasant smelling natural insect repellent.
3.This essential oil is also used in soaps and candles, and has common applications in massage.
Citronella oil is an insect repellent that is best used in a spray, a diffuser or on a cotton ball amongst linen.
4.This essential oil is also useful in elimination of cats and dogs of fleas.
Shipping & Storage
Delivery: Sea/Air shipping & International Express
Shipping Time: 2-3 working days after payment
Package: 30ml /50ml/100ml: amber glass bottles, 1kg/5kg: aluminum drums.
25kg plastic barrels(30cm(length)*26cm(width)*42cm(height))
180kg Tinning iron drums (56cm(diameter)*90cm(height) )
Storage: Kept away from strong light and heat.
Shelf Life: 24 months
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