Cumin seed oil is extracted from Cumin cyminum of the Apiaceous family and is also known as cumin and Roman caraway. The oil is used for a variety of commercial purpose.
Cuminic, cymene, dipentene, limonene, phellandrene and pinene, para-cymene, thymoquinone
Cumin seed oil is used in a variety of food products. It is also majorly used in the preparation of mouth washes, toothpaste flavors & chewing gum..
Botonical Name : Cuminum Cyminum
CAS # : 8014-13-9
Country of Origin : India
Color & Odor : Light yellow to yellow brown liquid Sweaty Pepper odor
Solubility : Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils
Specific Gravity : 0.900 – 0.935 @ 25°C
Refractive Index : 1.491 – 1.509 @ 25°C
Flash Point : >100° C
Major Constituents : Cuminic aldehyde, para-cymene and thymoquinone
Plant Part Used : Seeds
Extraction Method : Steam Distillation