Kunzea Ericoides Leaf Oil

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Low hazard to health, although a small percentage of people can be sensitive to this oil. Derived from plants, biodegradable and suitable for greywater and septic tanks.

Kanuka (Kunzea ericoides) is a shrub-like tree in the myrtle family endemic to New Zealand. Trees typically grow around 10 meters tall, with drooping branches and clusters of small white or pale pink flowers. Along with Manuka, Kanuka has traditionally been used by Maori as a medicinal plant for its antibacterial properties.

INCI Name Kunzea Ericoides Leaf Oil
Ingredient Origins Kanuka Tree
Role Anti Microbial Agent
Common Name Kanuka Oil
EWG Rating 1 - 1
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