Natural Perfumers Guild
Free Distillation Articles and Videos for Downloading and Viewing
The Natural Perfumers Guild wishes to encourage USA-based farmers and others around the world to grow and distill aromatic plants, and this page is one of our contributions to that effort. Included as free resources are selected videos, articles and related materials.
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Robert Seidel of the Essential Oil Company - Lavender Pt. 1 Guild member and owner of Essential Oil Company
Robert Seidel of the Essential Oil Company - Lavender Pt. 2 Guild member and owner of Essential Oil Company
You can google more distillation videos on YouTube.
Aromatic Plant Project - Jeanne Rose, the founder of the APP, won the first Lifetime Achievement Award from the Natural Perfumers Guild for her pioneer distillation work. The APP helps find distillers and distillation equipment. Jeanne is a Guild member and owner of Jeanne Rose Aromatherapy.
US Lavender Growers Association - resource for lavender growing and distilling.
McHenry, The Practical Distiller. Older publication focused on alcohol distillation.
Pearlstine, E. Distillation of Essential Oils and Essential Oils in Florida
Essential Oil Business Articles/Presentations
Hunter, Murray. Power Point file on the essential oil industry in Asia, with relevant topics.