The determination is carried out by measurement of the crystallization temperature of a mixture of essential oil and o-cresol. This temperature depends on the 1,8-cineole content of the essential oil. A table gives the 1,8-cineole content as a function of the crystallization temperature of the essential oil/o-cresol mixture.
Status : WithdrawnPublication date : 1981-08
Edition : 1
Technical Committee:Essential oils
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