Major Constituents :
||Dark brown colored free flowing liquid
||Soluble in water, insoluble in oil
||Powerful, green spicy, but not sharp odor with
characteristic cumin taste
||Obtained by solvent extraction of dried seeds
Volatile oil, cuminic, cymene, dipentene, limonene
The completely natural product is obtained by solvent extraction of ground
roasted seeds of Cuminum cyminum. It is extremely powerful, green spicy, but
not sharp, more of a soft and mellow scent. This oil is wonderful for
digestive disorders, and colic too. It is good for exhaustion and works well
in blends for that purpose.
Volatile Oil Content :
Residual solvent :
Below 25 ppm
Blends Offered :
The above quality is our standard specification. In addition to this
customized blends are also offered to meet specific requirements.
Shelf Life :
24 months from the date of manufacture when stored below 25oC in closed
containers away from direct light and not under humid conditions.
The oleoresins can be used as an anti-oxidant, antiseptic, antispasmodic,
antitoxic, aphrodisiac, bactericidal, carminative, depurative, digestive,
diuretic, emmenagogue, larvicidal, nervine, stimulant and as a tonic. Cumin
essential oil is also useful as a warming oil that helps relieve muscular
pains and osteoarthritis. For the digestive system it is a stimulant that
helps with colic, dyspepsia, flatulence, bloating and indigestion. For the
nervous system, Cumin essential oil is a tonic with beneficial effect on
headaches, migraine pain and nervous exhaustion.