Pine Oil is the by-product of producing terpineol from gum turpentine obtained by steam distillation of the species Pinus. It contains alpha-Terpineol plus other cyclic terpene alcohols and terpene hydrocarbons.
Pine oil has a strong piny odor and is miscible with alcohol. It has a strong sterilizing effect and superior ability of deodorization, wetness, clearance and penetration. It is mainly applied in the production of household chemicals, such as detergent, industrial cleaner, high quality ink and paint solvent, etc. It is also used in pharmaceutical industry and cosmetic industry.