Top 10 Questions
1. How long has abp been operating?
Since 1982, and originally as Auroma, Australian Botanical Products (abp) has developed a reputation as one of the leading suppliers of essential oils, carrier oils, raw materials and fragrances for professional use across the world.
2. What is a pH meter?
An electronic instrument used for measuring the pH (acidity and alkalinity) of a liquid by using a pH probe. The pH probe measures pH as the activity of hydrogen cations surrounding a thin-walled glass bulb at its tip
3. What are aroma chemicals?
Aroma Chemicals are commonly used in fragrance and flavour compounds they have various classifications such as lactones, esters, aldehydes, alcohols and ketones. Each of these notes contibute to the smell or taste of a fragrance or flavour compound in a wide variety of end products from food and drink to fine fragarnce and beyond.
4. What is a UV/vis spectrophotometer?
This is an instrument used for measuring the intensity of light passing through a sample and compares it to the intensity of light before it passes through the sample. It uses light in the visible and adjacent (near-UV and near-infrared (NIR)) ranges, which the absorption or reflectance in the visible range directly affects the perveived colour of the chemical involved
5. Do I need to meet a minimum order quantity?
abp are flexible and will offer various pack sizes.
6. If I canít find the product listed on the website, do I assume it is not offered?
No, please ask for it. The product range is constantly expanding.
7. What are your lead times?
While we do endeavour to hold all of our products ex-stock, however occasionally material may be in transit, in this instance exclusive arrival dates will be advised.
8. Can I request a sample?
Product samples may be requested via the contact us page of this website.
9. Can I request technical Information such as specifications?
We will shortly be giving our customers the opportunity to log in and collect their documentation at their convenience. In the meantime if you require technical documentation, relating to ether a sample, quote or order please request it via the contact us page of this website.
10. Do ABP supply aromatherapists?
The abp team includes in-house specialists to help with your technical enquiries. For aromatherapy based questions we would recommend you visit the auroma or Essential Therapeutics websites.