Comparison of Chemical Profiles of Selected Gaharu Oils from Peninsular Malaysia

@inproceedings{Azah2008ComparisonOC,
  title={Comparison of Chemical Profiles of Selected Gaharu Oils from Peninsular Malaysia},
  author={Nor Azah and A AbuSaid and Abd. Majid J. Saidatul Husni and N Hasnida and Nik Yasmin},
  year={2008}
}
  • Nor Azah, A AbuSaid, +2 authors Nik Yasmin
  • Published 2008
Gaharu (agarwood) is a fragrant wood that is usually derived from the diseased timber of the genus Aquilaria (Thymelaeceae) and often occurs as dark coloured patches or streaks in the tree. Due to its strong, unique scent and medicinal properties, gaharu oil is greatly valued as perfumery ingredient and incense. Gaharu may be classified into various grades; Grade A, B, C and D and they are often graded according to the physical properties, gaharu formation and its unique scent. The lower grades… CONTINUE READING
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