sassafras oil

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oil from root bark of sassafras trees

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1 kg of heroin, 1,378 ecstasy tablets, 565 grams of cocaine, 600 liters (557 kg equivalent) of sassafras oil, 3.
The main reason my soap's so fine is that I boil my lye in rainwater, and then add it to the creek water along with sassafras oil, and left over bones.
pretosia in Santa Caterina forests of Brazil has occurred in the last few decades in order to produce Brazilian sassafras oil that now the transport distances to the distillery are relatively great, and the oil is starting to be uneconomic to produce.
This venture was not a risky hunt for gold or precious stones but rather a prudent investment in sassafras oil.
9 tons of sassafras oil, and 12,864,000 pills for treating influenza that contain 771.
Sassafras oil is distilled from the tree's roots and is used as a perfume in soaps and an ingredient in medicine.
At one time, the production of sassafras oil was a thriving, if local, industry, particularly in Virginia and the Carolinas.