Steam distillation


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Steam distillation

A process of extracting essential oils from plant products through a heating and evaporation process.
Mentioned in: Aromatherapy
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An essential oil is extracted by steam distillation.
The oil is extracted from twigs, leaves of the shrub by means of steam distillation.
A well-dispersed mixture of hydrophobated silica and emulsion-made rubber is added into a steam distillation step of a solution-rubber process from which a silica masterbatch is recovered.
In the new Absolute Filler formulation, La Prairie created the Caviar Water from a steam distillation process, to capture the caviar's most volatile active ingredients.
Director General of the fair Mohamed Habib Dimassi said the event is an annual meeting to boost the national product, through the exhibition of several products, appliances, furniture, fabrics, ready-to-wear, shoes, fragrances, essential oils, electronic products, books and pottery as well as the steam distillation of orange blossom water.
The mineral-N (NH4+-N and NO --N) through steam distillation technique [25] and total-N by the salicylic acid digestion-Kjeldahl procedure [26].
Essential oils--the volatile substances of aromatic plants--are collected, usually by steam distillation, from leaves, blossoms, fruit, stems, roots, bark, or seeds.
The base of each product is coconut medium-chain triglyceride (MCT) oil pressed from nongenetically modified coconut oil by a steam distillation process.
The essential oil of the flower is obtained through steam distillation of the flowers and separated into different grades (extra; 1; 2; 3) according to when the distillates are obtained.
More pleasant has been the ability to experiment with recipes for gin, which takes on distinct flavours from juniper berries and other botanicals that are introduced as essential oils during steam distillation.
7% of the oils were analyzed from solvent and steam distillation methods respectively.