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Gum Turpentine CAS 8006-64-2

Molecular Formula: C12H20O7

Formula Weight: 276.283

ZSpharmac: Gum Turpentine Supplier

Product Name: Gum Turpentine
CAS No: 8006-64-2
Purity: 99%

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Basic Info

Product Name:Gum Turpentine
Other Names:Turpentine Oil
Place of Origin:Shandong, China
Brand Name:ZSpharmac
Type:Cosmetic Raw Materials
Appearance:Clear Colorless Liquid
EINECS No.:932-349-8
Provide:Gum Turpentine MSDS;
Gum Turpentine COA

What is Gum Turpentine?

Gum tissue Turpentine is a sort of important oil, which is presently the most created important oil. It is a fragrant volatile oil obtained by distillation or removal from the oleoresin showed from the timber of Pinus massoniana Lamb, Pinus tabulaeformis Carr., or its congeners. It has a special scent as well as is composed of a mixture of hydrocarbons, which consists of a great deal of terpenes. According to various resources of resources, it is separated right into 4 kinds: gum turpentine, timber turpentine, sulfate turpentine and also dry distillation turpentine.
① The liquid oil that is distilled from the gathered turpentine with water vapor or various other techniques is called Gum tissue Turpentine.
② Make use of a natural solvent to remove the wood chips of Mingzi, as well as the gotten remove is first evaporated to get rid of the solvent, and after that distilled with water vapor to obtain timber turpentine (extracted turpentine).
③ Utilizing ache wood as the primary resources, when the pulp is produced by the kraft approach, the mixed gas released from the food preparation wood chips is compressed and also separated to obtain crude kraft turpentine, as well as the kraft turpentine is acquired after correction.
④ The Periodontal Turpentine gotten by completely dry purification of Mingzi is called dry purification turpentine.

Gum Turpentine Property

Melting point 

-55 °C (lit.)

Boiling point 

153-175 °C (lit.)


0.86 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

vapor density 

4.84 (−7 °C, vs air)

vapor pressure 

4 mm Hg ( −6.7 °C)

refractive index 

n20/D 1.515


86 °F


Soluble in ethanol



Specific Gravity



Clear Colorless



optical activity

[α]20/D 40 to +48°

explosive limit


Water Solubility 

Insoluble in water


Gum Turpentine Actions and Uses

Gum tissue Turpentine is commonly used as a chemical raw material, and also it has the chance to find right into contact with turpentine in industries such as art glass, paint, camphor production, pharmaceuticals, as well as rosin production.
Gum Turpentine is an excellent solvent with a strong capability to dissolve organic matter. It is traditionally used in paints, driers, lotions, footwear gloss, adhesives and medications. In production, turpentine is used in soaps as well as cosmetics, and as a paint solvent. It is also included as a fragrance to fragrances, foods and detergents. Utilizing the major parts of Gum tissue Turpentine, after recycling, lots of brand-new items have been established in terms of synthetic chemicals as well as fragrances.
( 1) Synthesis of terpineol: α-pinene is quickly ring-opened and also hydrated under the catalysis of sulfuric acid to develop terpene diol hydrate, as well as terpene diol hydrate is dehydrated under the activity of dilute acid to acquire a mix of terpene alcohols, the main elements of which are α-terpineol (see terpineol, pine oil).
( 2) Synthesis of camphor: under the activity of titanium dioxide, pinene isomerized to develop camphene. Camphene responds with formic acid or antarctic acetic acid to produce isoborneol ester, which is hydrolyzed to get isoborneol. Then dehydrogenation was synthesized camphor. (3) Linalool: α-pinene is hydrogenated into pinane, as well as pinane is oxidized into peroxide by air, as well as pinanol is acquired after reduction, and after that linalool is acquired by thermal breaking. It is a huge range of spices, and It is an intermediate in the synthesis of vitamin E, as well as esters such as linalyl acetate can be acquired after esterification.
( 4) β-pinene is pyrolyzed right into myrcene, which is the biggest spice intermediate. Myrcene can be used to generate geraniol, nerol, lyral, citrus aldehyde, ambergris and also woody ambergris, and strong animal-like bicyclonitrile, lingantalactone, etc. After hydrochlorination of myrcene as well as response with salt acetate, linalyl acetate can be obtained, and linalool can also be obtained by saponification.
( 5) Chinese masson ache Gum Turpentine has more sesquiterpene longifolene and also caryophyllene. Longifolene can be converted into isolongifolene under the catalysis of acid, which is the raw product of isolongifolane, epoxy isolongifolane, hydroxymethyl isolongifolene acetate, and so on, all of which have woody fragrance. Longifolene is treated with formic acid to produce woody formate. Caryophyllene can be acetylated to obtain acetylcaryophyllene, which can be epoxidized to obtain epoxy caryophyllene, which has a floral scent, as well as its ketones have woody as well as ambergris. As a result of the variety of numerous monoterpenes and also sesquiterpenes and their isomers in Gum Turpentine, it can synthesize a range of products as well as has a wide variety of uses. There are still numerous brand-new products to be created and made use of.

Pharmacological Effects of α-Pinene, the Main Component of Gum Turpentine

1. Anti-tumor effect
In the research study of the outcome of α-pinene on non-small cell lung cancer cells, Zhang Z et al. dealt with A549 cells with α-pinene and paclitaxel. The outcomes disclosed that α-pinene can unquestionably advertise swelling cell apoptosis. This is mostly due to the collaborating effect when integrated with paclitaxel. Additional study on the system reveals that when α-pinene is made use of in combine with paclitaxel, the percentage of cells in the G0/G1 phase can be significantly increased, as well as there are changes in cell morphology, such as alterations in chromatin condensation along with nuclear fragmentation, causing generation of lump cell apoptosis.

2. Antifungal impact
The significant components of the cell wall surface of Yeast infection fungi albicans are chitin, sugar along with mannan, the chemical make-up of the cell membrane is mainly ergosterol, the nucleic acid is normally DNA, and a percent of RNA. The synthesis of these parts can bring about the fatality of bacterial cells. Xia Zhongdi as well as additionally others located that α-pinene had apparent repressive influence on the synthesis of chitin and also polysaccharide elements in the cell wall surface area of Candida fungus albicans, the synthesis of ergosterol in the cell membrane layer, and the synthesis of nucleic acid DNA as well as RNA. Amongst them, the restriction of ergosterol synthesis is far more obvious. Pichette A et al. also located that α-pinene has anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, as well as additionally antioxidant impacts.

3. Anti-allergy and also enhance abscess impact
In Nam SY et al.’s research on the repressive influence of α-pinene on hay fever in computer system mice, it lay that the expression of IL-4 in spleen lymphocytes lowered, along with the swelling of IgE, α-TNF, ICAM-1 and additionally macrophages in nasal mucosa Protein-2 lowered. Raised eosinophils as well as additionally pole cells in computer mice were additionally significantly decreased after α-pinene therapy. Furthermore, in the study of α-pinene on human pole cell line HMC-1, α-pinene can impede the activities of phosphorylated RIP2, IKK-β, NF-κB and also caspase-1 after sensitization. For that reason, alpha-pinene is thought about an anti-allergic agent.

In the research of enhancing abscess, Pinheiro Mde A et al. handled gastric abscess in computer system mice with α-pinene drawn out from oil, and additionally located that α-pinene had significant anti-ulcer task.

Together with the above medicinal effects, α-pinene also has anti-anxiety medicine job, antioxidant influence, as well as insect repellent results.

Gum Turpentine is a vital oil gotten by taking care of along with getting rid of yearn product secreted by Pinaceae plants. It is a required oil with a huge outcome as well as affordable in the world today. As one of among the most important components of Gum tissue Turpentine, α-pinene is not only generally taken advantage of in the chemical market, yet furthermore has excellent medical impacts in the pharmaceutical area.

Production Method of Gum Turpentine

1. Direct distillation of turpentine with steam can obtain turpentine turpentine. Namely plain Gum Turpentine.
2. Use ether, petroleum ether and other chemical solvents to extract and extract from the pine root Akatsuki, and then distill the turpentine to extract turpentine.
3. Use steam to directly distill coniferous wood (pine root Akiko and tree trunk Akiko) to obtain crude turpentine. Crude Gum Turpentine undergoes chemical solvent extraction and other chemical treatments to remove impurities, and then undergoes steam distillation to obtain refined turpentine.
4. Extraction of common Gum Turpentine ①Collect the solid turpentine that flows down from the trunk of the pine tree, accumulates in the trunk and becomes white or light yellow after air-drying. The collected pine resin is removed from impurities such as mud, branches, and leaves. There are masson pine, Yunnan pine, Simao pine, South Asian pine, Chinese pine, Korean pine and so on available for resin extraction in my country. In fact, the first four are the main types, among which the masson pine is the most important, which provides 95% of the pine resin. ② Put the turpentine into the distillation container, heat and distill the rosin. When the temperature reaches around 60°C, the rosin begins to melt. When it continues to be heated to about 140°C, steam will be generated, and the steam will be condensed into a light yellow liquid, namely turpentine, and the special smell of Gum Turpentine can be smelled. Collect it in a container to get ordinary turpentine. ③ Control the temperature of the turpentine within 180°C. After a period of distillation, when there is no liquid flowing out of the condensation tube, it means that the turpentine has basically been distilled. Stop heating, pour the molten liquid in the distillation vessel into the prepared filter device while it is hot, filter out impurities, and obtain a transparent, dark brown solid that is the crude product rosin after the liquid is cooled.
5. Use ether, petroleum ether and other chemical solvents to extract and extract from the root of pine tree, and then distill Gum Turpentine to extract turpentine.
6. The crude product Gum Turpentine is obtained by directly distilling coniferous wood (pine root Akiko and tree trunk Akiko) with steam. Crude turpentine is extracted with chemical solvents and other chemical treatments to remove impurities, and then steam distilled to obtain refined Gum Turpentine.

About Products:
If you need Gum Turpentine, a cosmetic raw material, please contact our service staff directly, and we will provide you with high-quality products at the best price.
As an experienced Gum Turpentine manufacturer and supplier, ZSpharmac will provide Gum Turpentine raw materials to customers all over the world for a long time.
Over the years, the company has been adhering to the spirit of “integrity management, strict quality control, customer first”, and has won unanimous praise from domestic and foreign customers.

Company Profile and Corporate Culture

Company Profile:

ZhiShang Chemical is owned by ZhiShang Group is a professional new-type chemicals enterprise combined into research and development, production and sales .

The company’s competitive product is pharmaceutical raw materials and intermediates (especially carbohydrate derivatives Series), In recent years, the company has made a major breakthrough in food and feed additives, plant extraction, industrial chemicals industry .

The company insists on the spirit of “sincere management, strict quality control, customer as god” , get consistent high praise from customers at home and abroad.

Corporate Culture:

Help China Chemicals to benefit the happiness of human life
Become the most trusted chemical supplier in the world
Striver – oriented, enrich employees, customer first, deep service, seek development
Be prepared for danger in times of peace, forge ahead actively, unity and cooperation, and be brave to fight

About Us

The production base is located in Zhangqiu chemical industry park and Tai’an high-tech chemical industry park. laboratory and workshop in strict accordance with the GMP standard and the product fit national ISO9001 and ISO2000 standards.

“Zhishang” products are exported to Europe, North and South America, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa area, so as to establish a long-term and stable cooperation relationship with customer in the world.

Company Info
  • Business Type: Manufacturer
  • Product Range: Cosmetic raw materials
  • Products/Service:Cosmetic raw materials (flavors and fragrances,antioxidant products, moisturizing and hydrating, whitening agents, cosmetic additives)
  • Total Employees: 51~100
  • Capital (Million US $): 10000000RMB
  • Year Established: 2016
Production Capacity
  • No. of Production Lines : 8
  • No. of QC Staff : 5 -10 People
  • OEM Services Provided : yes
  • Factory Size (Sq.meters) : 3,000-5,000 square meters
  • Certificate: ISO9001 , CE , GMP , API , MSDS
  • Factory Location : Diao Town Industry Park, Zhangqiu City, Jinan City, Shandong Province, China.


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* Every batch of products will be tested to ensureits quality.

*The packing also can be according the customers` requirment.

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Do you accept sample order?

We will make samples before mass production, and after sample approved, we’ll begin mass production. Doing 100% inspection during production, then do random inspection before packing.



You can get free samples for some products,you only need to pay the shipping cost or arrange a courier to us and take the samples. You can send us your product specifications and requests,we will manufacture the products according to your requests.

What’s your MOQ?

Our MOQ is 1kg. But usually we accept less quantity such as 100g on the condition that sample charge is 100% paid.

Do you supply product report?

Yes. We’ll give you product analysis report before shipping.

  Is there a discount?

Different quantity has different discount.


1. ≤50kg, Express delivery recommended, usually called as DDU service;

2. ≤500kg, Air shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

3. >500kg, sea shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

4. For high value products, please select air shipping and express delivery for safe.

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