Curcuma longa, ext.
INCI: Curcuma longa root oil
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EC No. 283-882-1 / 617-027-4
CAS No. 84775-52-0 / 8024-37-1
Turmeric root oil is distilled from the rhizomes of the plant Curcuma longa, which is a part of the ginger family. Curcuma longa is native to the Indian subcontinent and parts of Southeast Asia as the plants require temperatures of around 20 to 30ºC and a considerable amount of rainfall in order to grow properly.
The rhizomes are also a popular source of the bright yellow spice of the same name. As well as this, Turmeric finds use as a dye, especially in Indian clothing.
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This ingredient is produced exclusively for Khush Ingredients in India. Main harvest periods are highlighted in green:
36 months when stored within advised conditions, re-test every 12 months thereafter for a possible further 24 months.
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