Essential oils are also known as aromatic oils. In the ancient civilizations of Egypt, China, and India they already knew the power of essential oils. This light, volatile oils contain aromatic compounds. Essential oils can be extracted from various parts of plants, for example from, blossom, seed, fruit, leaves, or timber ( branches or roots).
The essential oils of Ruitenberg BasIQs are suitable for and are used as flavor to include in the food-, tobacco-, cosmetics-, and pharmaceutical industry, such as candy (licorice), (soft) drinks, soups and sauces but also in cough syrups.
The Ruitenberg BasIQs range:
– Anethole (Illicium verum),
– Eucalyptus oil (Eucalyptus globulus, Labill),
– Menthol (Mentha arvensis),
– Peppermint oil (Mentha arvensis L).