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.