Lemon Myrtle Oil

Lemon Myrtle Oil

INCI: Backhousia Citriodora

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CAS Number: 5392-40-5 / 84775-80-4 (citral)

EC Number: 226-394-6 / 283-909-7 (citral)

A certificate of analysis is supplied with each batch, with production date, best before date and physical and chemical properties. A GC scan is not provided as results are provided to us by GC/MS from an independent laboratory. It is possible for larger volumes to have a C14 analysis carried out by the University of Georgia.


Used as a fragrance ingredient. Historically, there has been limited demand for this oil but as supple and costs for other sources for natural citral become less available, end-users are turning to lemon myrtle as an excellent source of natural citral.


Provided in 25kg and 180kg plastic drums. Shelf life is 36 months from production, extendable on annual re-test for another 24 months, if stored correctly.


Lemon Myrtle oil is produced in Australia, with main harvesting and production season from June through to September.

Shelf Life:

36 months when stored within advised conditions, re-test every 12 months thereafter for a possible further 24 months.

Sample Request:

All of our oils are available as samples, enabling you to see for yourself how they vary and what suits your use best. For sample requests, please email us at: samplerequest@khushing.com

We regret that we can only sample bona-fide companies. if you are a smaller entity, then you are welcome to visit our Oxfordshire laboratory to see the oils first hand. For any further questions please do call us on: (+44) 1993 882883.

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