Citronella Oil

Citronella Oil

Citronella oil is extracted from Cymbopogon nardus, it has been typecast as an insect repellant but it also has great benefits in clearing the mind, refreshing rooms, softening skin etc. Yuanjian Biotech as a professional plant oil supplier ,will offer 100% pure oils with a favorable price.
Product description

Basic Information of Citronella oil

Other Name: Citronella Essential Oil

Origin: China,India

Appearance: Yellow liquid

Purity: 100% Pure

Plant Used: Leaves&flower

Main Content: 25% citronellol,38% citronellal

CAS: 106-22-9 

Organic: YES

Extraction Method: Steam Distillation


Price: Negotiated

Supplier: YuanJianBio

Sample: Free


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. 

Production process

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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Q1: Can I get free sample?

A: Yes, 10ml free sample is available.

Q2: How to contact us?

A: 1: Send an e-mail to us inquiry about the product you are interested in. 

    2: From online service contact us by Skype, Whatsapp,Telephone. 

    3: Please dial to us directly, you will get a reply at the first time.

Q3: What certificates can we supply?

A: ISO9001: 2008,FDA,Haccp certificate, COA, MSDS certificate, etc.

Q4: Can I get any discount?

A: Order above 500kg will get 1%-3% discount.

Q5: Which kind of the payment terms do you provide?

A: T/T (Telegraphic Transfer), Trade Assurance,Western Union or Paypal.

Q6: How about delivery leadtime?

A: About 3-5 working days after payment confirmed (for order less than 1000kg).

If you are looking for pure organic China citronella oil from professional supplier, or checking citronella oil benefits and price with professional company, please feel free to contact Yuanjian Biological Technology.

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