Botanical Name - Piper nigrum
Aroma - Pungent, warm and spicy aroma
Extraction - Steam distillation
Part of Plant - Crushed fruits
Country of Origin - Madagascar/Sri Lanka
Chemical Constituents - A-pinene, b-pinene, sabinene
Caution - Avoid with homeopathic remedies
Uses - Clearing, warming and a useful respiratory oil. Great in a massage blend for easing everyday aches and pains.
Organic Certification - This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association, which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Associationís standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas, but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.