Essential oils are the concentrated aroma and flavor character of the flowers, fruits, roots, bark, leaves, and herbs that we are so familiar with from our gardens and spice racks. For centuries, they have been an important part of medicine and culture and now play an indispensable role in flavor and fragrance commerce. Alongside the push... Read more »
To complement the palette of natural essential oils Berjé offers a comprehensive profile of aroma chemicals. We maintain an inventory of some 2,500 aromatics for flavor, fragrance and pharmaceutical applications. These encompass the full spectrum of those derived from turpentine to natural isolates of essential oils. Our offerings of rare pyrazines, thiazoles and diverse sulfur... Read more »
Fragrance Ingredients The supply of fragrance materials has always been the cornerstone of Berjé’s business. Through decades of working with producers, we have cultivated an inclusive standing inventory that spans from commodities to specialty ingredients. We’ve combined the strength of our inventory with a flexible production system that can process tankers of material down to... Read more »
Functional Ingredients Many flavor and fragrance ingredients double as functional products. Whether they are fixed oils in cosmetics, essential oils in natural pesticides, or natural isolates in polymers, Berjé carries several grades of products suitable for applications beyond flavors and fragrances.
Guaiacwood Oil is sustainably produced from the heartwood chips and dust of the palo santo tree in Paraguay.
Guaiacwood Acetate is derived from the essential oil of Bulnesia sarmienti, a hardwood tree native to the Gran Chaco region of Paraguay, Argentina, and Southern Brazil. It differentiates itself from the essential oil by a reduced “smoked ham” note in favor of the more delicate sweet woody, floral character also found in the wood. Additionally,... Read more »
Berjé is partnered with grower and distiller ALPACA S.A. of Paraguay to supply Guaiacwood Oil, Guaiacwood Acetate, Cabreuva Oil, and Petitgrain Oil. This partnership was born from a mutual commitment to support the local community and maintain the long term sustainable supply of these key ingredients to the Flavor & Fragrance industry.