D-Limonene essential oil
Terpenic fraction obtained by heating the pressing liquors of the citrus bark, until evaporating the mixture of water and d-limonene in evaporation chambers. The condensed steam is then decanted and the light phase corresponding to the terpenes is packed in metal drums.
Physical and chemical characteristics
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Oil phase is recovered during the concentration of molasses from orange and mandarin fruits. It is composed of terpenes, with the main one being D-Limonene. D-Limonene is a biodegradable, naturally occurring solvent and is the principle component of citrus peel oil.
D-Limonene is the main terpene found in essential oils, however, unlike these, it is obtained through distillation.
It is a natural solvent whose particular characteristics lend themselves to a wide range of applications in different sectors, including the fertilizer and construction industries.
Regarding its sensory characteristics, D-Limonene has a characteristic aroma which is fresh, citrusy, and pure, without off-flavors. It is colorless and has a clear, transparent appearance with no cloudiness.
Zuvamesa is a leading producer of D-Limonene.
Drums of 190 Kg
IBC of 850kg
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