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Lemongrass Oil Cochin

The herb of lemongrass is perenial, fast growing up to a height of around 1.5 metres and produces an oil when the partly dried leaves are distilled. The Indian (Cochin) lemongrass oil is one of the main two qualities traded worldwide, the other being the Guatemalan oil, which comes from a different species.
Labeling Claims Halal, Kosher, Natural, Naturally Derived

Applications & Usage

Applications Beverage, Other Non-Alcoholic Beverages, Food, Other Food Applications

Ordering & Availability

Regional Availability Global


Appearance Yellow - brown liquid
Assay (aldehyde as Citral) min 70-90 %
Flash point 72 °C
Ingredient Name Lemongrass Oil
Ingredient Origin Natural Origin
Odour (no dilution) match the current internal standard
Optical Rotation -3.0 - 2.0
Specific gravity at 20? 0.870 - 0.898
Technologies Food Ingredients
Total Aldehyde as Citral 70.00 - 90.00 %

Regulatory & Compliance

Certification & Compliance Halal, Kosher
Labeling Claims Halal, Kosher, Natural, Naturally Derived

Storage & Packaging

Shelf Life 12 months
Storage Recommendations Sealed containers in a cool dark place. Check quality before use