Concretes are a wax like mass and is mostly used as ingredient in cosmetics and for production of absolutes, which are an alternative in terms of aromatic properties to the essential oil
Types of Concretes
The listed concretes specified from our clients could be produced on order basis
English name: Rose Damascena
Harvesting season (by monts) : 5-6
The rose concrete is a wax-like soft substance with orange-red color and the distinctive rose aroma. The product is made from fresh, non-faded flowers of the rose using the non-polar solvent extraction method. The solvent (typically hexane) is removed completely after the extraction. Basically, the flower concrete is used to obtain flower absolute. To produce 1 kg of rose concrete, about 350 to 400 kg of rose flower is needed. The rose concrete has a very diverse and rich composition - over 166 components, of which 30 hydrocarbons. Contains all the components of the rose oil, with phenyl ethyl alcohol predominating - about 70%. In small quantities, rose concrete is also used in cosmetics and perfumery. It has a softening, anti-inflammatory and rejuvenating action.
English name: Lavender
Harvesting season (by monts) : 6-8
The Lavender Concrete is a yellow-green to green-brown wax-like mass that holds more than 65% absolute. It is extracted from fresh, non-faded lavender flower. The Bulgarian lavender specific aroma and quality is one of the best in the world. It is mainly used for the production of lavender absolute.
English name: Tobacco
Harvesting season (by monts) : 8-10
The specification of the process of producing the Tabaco concrete is extracting fermented tobacco with hexane or petroleum ether. The concrete is used for the production of tobacco absolute, mainly in perfumery, cosmetics, the creation of compositions for male perfumery with wood, oriental and aldehyde notes. The product can also be used in cosmetic products as a biologically active component.
*Any request (inquiry) must be sent to us more than one month before the beginning of the gathering period.