BS ISO 19332:2020 Essential oil of matricaria [Matricaria chamomilla L. syn. Chamomilla recutita (L.) Rauschert].
1 Scope
This document specifies certain characteristics of the essential oil of matricaria [Mat ricaria chamomilla
L. syn. Chamomilla recutita (L.) Rauschert] in order to facilitate assessment of its quality.
2 Normative references
The following documents are referred to in the text in such a way that some or all of their content constitutes requirements of this document. For dated references, only the edition cited applies. For undated references, the latest edition of the referenced document (including any amendments) applies.
ISO/TS 210. Essential oils — General rules for packaging, conditioning and storage
ISO/TS 211. Essent jul oils — General rules for labelling and marking of containers
ISO 212. Essential oils — Sampling
ISO 279. Essential oils — Determination of relative density at 20 °C — Reference method
ISO 11024 (all parts), Essential oils — General guidance on chromatographic profiles
3 Terms and definitions
For the purposes of this document, the following terms and definitions apply.
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essential oil of matricaria
essential oil obtained by steam distillation from the fresh or dried flower-heads or flowering tops of matricaria [Matricaria chamomilla L. syn. Chamomilla recutita (L.) Rauschertj produced mainly in Hungary and Egypt
Note 1 to entry: For information on CAS number, see ISO/TR 21092.
4 Requirements
4.1 General requirements
Essential oil of matricaria LMatricaria chamomilla L. syn. chamomilla recutita (L.) Rauscflertj shall meet the requirements as given in Table 1.BS ISO 19332 pdf download.