|Botonical Name||Pandanus Odoratissmus|
|Country of Origin||India|
|Color & Odor||light yellow to brown|
|Solubility||Insoluble in water, soluble in oils & alcohol|
|Major Constituents||2-phenylethyl-methylether (â-phenyl ethyl methyl ether, 60 to 80%)|
|Extraction Method||Steam Distillation|
Kewda (Pandanus odoratissimus) absolute oil is hydro-distilled from the flower part of the plant and is prominently used in the food industry due to its characteristic aromatic properties. Adding a pleasant “cool” and “refreshing” aroma in house, it mainly finds usage in perfumery and aromatherapy based applications.
Screw Pine, Kevada.
terpinen-4-ol (18.6%), 2-phenyl ethyl methyl ether (37.7%), -terpineol (8.3%) & 2-phenyl ethyl alcohol (7.5%).
Having excellent fixative properties, it is mainly used in perfumery industry and in aromatherapy applications. Further, it is also used in traditional medicines