Essential Oil Of Mustard

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Mustard (Brassica Juncea) is a traditional pungent spice. It is an essential ingredient of pungent sauces. The pungency is given by essential oil of mustard namely AITC or BITC.

We have two grades of essential oil of mustard.

Essential Oil  of Mustard: AITC        

Active ingredient: Allyl Isothiocyanate (AITC)

Concentration : 90 – 95 % ( GC Method)

 

Essential Oil  of Mustard: BITC

Active ingredient: Butyl Isothiocyanate (BITC)

Concentration : 80 – 85 % ( GC Method)