Grapefruit Essence

Grapefruit Oil Phase Essence

P/N 306011, P/N 306013

The volatile oil obtained by distillation from the juice of fresh produced Grapefruit Citrus (Citrus Paradisi M). This Grapefruit oil is water white to pale amber liquid having the characteristic odor and taste of the outer part of the grapefruit peel.


Country of Origin Product of the United States of America
Ingredient Statement Grapefruit essence oil or natural flavor.
Specific Gravity (25°C) 0.840 to 0.860
Optical Rotation - angular degrees (100mm tube at 25°C) +85 to +95
Refractive Index (20°C) 1.470 to 1.475
Aldehyde (%) w/w (expressed as decanal) 0.5 to 3.0
Nootkatone (%w/w) .10 to 2.0
Regulatory Status Code of Federal Regulations, Vol. 21 "Food and Drugs"
Chapter 1--Food and Drug Administration
Part 182--"Substances Generally Recognized as Safe" (GRAS)
Subpart A--General Provision
Paragraph 182.20--"Essential Oils, oleoresins (solvent-free), and natural extractives (including distillates)."
Shipping Temperature 35 F to 70°F
Storage Temperature and Conditions 35°F to 70°F
Once received, citrus oils should be stored at cool temperatures in full container with an inert gas-flushed headspace
Shelf-Life 24 months in unopened origional container
Warranty Ventura Coastal Corporation warrants to customer that at the time of shipment to customer, the ingredients delivered will meet the specifications herein provided. There are no other warranties, expressed or implied, including any warranty of MERCHANTIBILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

Packaging & Fill Weight

Item Type Description Fill Weight
P/N 306013 Tins Epoxy coated tins with inert gas flush of the headspace 35 lbs
P/N 306011 Drums 55 gallon drum with epoxy-coated interior 385 lbs