Drugs / Resins / Balms

The raw materials listed here are of various vegetable origin. They are mainly used as a basis for the production of essential oils and seasonings, which were used in traditional medicine from early times.

In addition, the resins or extracts from them are still valued today for their fragrance for use as incense or in perfumes and cosmetics.

  • asafoetida
  • benzoe siam/sumatra
  • mastix
  • sandarac
  • styrax
  • olibanum
  • perubalsam