This standard was last reviewed and confirmed* in 2015.
ISO 856:2006 specifies certain characteristics of the oil of peppermint (Mentha x piperita L.), with a view to facilitate assessment of its quality.
As it is difficult to differentiate the specification of peppermint oils (Mentha x piperita L.) from different origins, they have been regrouped in ISO 856:2006. The following origins have been taken into consideration: USA, United Kingdom, France, Italy, India and China.
Document published on: 2006-04-15 Edition: 2 (Monolingual) ICS: 71.100.60 Status: Published Stage: 90.93 (2015-09-22) TC/SC: ISO/TC 54 Number of Pages: 12
Revises: ISO 856:1981
No corrigenda or amendments available