Lime Essential Oil CAS 8008-26-2

Hand- or machine-pressed lime oil is a yellowish green, olive-green or dark green mobile liquid of intensely fresh, rich and sweet, peel-like odor, perhaps more lemon-like than the odor of distilled lime oil, but also mellower and somewhat “perfumery”. Thus, it does not reproduce the odor of the lime juice, and this may be the reason why many people think that the distilled oil bears a closer resemblance to the odor of lime than does the cold-processed, expressed oils. In perfumes, where the cost is of minor

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