BS ISO 5093:2021 pdf download – Essential oil of lemon myrtle (Backhousia citriodora F. Muell.), citral type
This document specifies certain characteristics of the essential oil of lemon myrtle (Backhousia citriodora F. Muell.), citral type, with a view to facilitating the assessment of its quality.
2 Normative references
The following documents are referred to in the text in such a way that some or all of their content constitutes requirements of this document. For dated references, only the edition cited applies. For undated references, the latest edition of the referenced document (including any amendments) applies.
ISO/TS 210, Essential oils — General rules for packaging, conditioning and storage
ISO/TS 211, Essential oils — General rules for labelling and marking of containers
ISO 212, Essential oils — Sampling
ISO 279, Essential oils — Determination of relative density at 20 °C — Reference method
ISO 280, Essential oils — Determination of refractive index
ISO 592, Essential oils — Determination of optical rotation
ISO 875, Essential oils — Evaluation of miscibility in ethanol
ISO 1271, Essential oils — Determination of carbonyl value — Free hydroxylamine method
ISO 11024 (all parts), Essential oils — General guidance on chromatographic profiles
3 Terms and definitions
For the purposes of this document, the following terms and definitions apply.
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essential oil of lemon myrtle
essential oil obtained by steam distillation of the leaves and twigs of Backhousia citriodora F. Muell.,citral type (lemon myrtle) of the Myrtaceae family
Note 1 to entry: For information on CAS number, see ISO/TR 21092.
4.1 General requirements
Essential oil of lemon myrtle (Backhousia citriodora F. Muell.), citral type shall meet the requirements as given in Table 1.BS ISO 5093 pdf download.