STUDY OF THE VOLATILE OIL IN LAURUS NOBILIS L. WIDE SPREAD IN SYRIA
Mohammad Said Chmit* and Mhd. Isam Hasan Agha
The volatile oil was extracted from samples taken from three regions of Syria with different heights, by distillation Method. Gas Chromatography was used in order to determine the analytical different of the chemical components of these oils, and then a comparative study was done between the analytic results of extracted essential oil of the Syrian Laurus and other studies. The analytic chemical study of the volatile oils of Laurus nobilis L. showed the richness with 1.8 Cineol, α-Pinene, β-Pinene, α-Humulene and Sabinen, which are consistent with the reference studies.
Keywords: Laurus nobilis, GC, Volatile oil, 1.8 Cineol.
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