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Ten Fast Facts About Frankincense

During the last five years, the worldwide demand for frankincense (Boswellia spp., Burseraceae) resin as a source of incense, medicine, cosmetics, and essential oil has grown substantially. Scientific interest in these materials also has expanded rapidly as more uses for these ingredients are being discovered or rediscovered. The growing gap between supply and demand in most areas of production is causing widespread concern among scientists, environmentalists, and the business community. Can more sustainable ways to produce and process this ancient and highly prized material be found?

WOCMAP SPECIAL SESSION

WOCMAP SPECIAL SESSION The future of Frankincense and Myrrh 13th-17th November 2019 ,Famagusta, Cyprus, During the last five years, the worldwide demand for frankincense and myrrh resin as incense, medicine, cosmetics and as a source of essential oils has grown exponentially. Scientific interest in these materials has also expanded rapidly as more and more uses […]