Thanks to this technique of BHo extraction (with butane) you can obtain pure essential oils in a high concentration. The maximum to extract from your plants a concentrated product rich in essence properties.
Disclaimer - Safety Notes
Before beginning any extractions you must ensure your own safety and that of the others, by always working conscientiously. The extraction of "buthane honey oil" (BHO) is an extremely dangerous activity. Butane is flammable, explosive and can potentially contain poisonous and harmful substances for your health. Working with a highly flammable gas, such as butane, it requires a lot of care for the safety: It is OBLIGATORY for the place to be an open one making sure to stay away from any energy sources or any flame sources. Wear safety equipment such as eye masks, gloves and ALWAYS have a fire extinguisher ready for use: protect the eyes, hands and mouth during extraction. Avoid categorically gases from uncertain origin, the poisoning risk is very high. Materials such as PVC, rubber, various plastics and metals oxidation at risk are to be avoided because they do not tolerate heat stress: Use only borosilicate (Pyrex) and 18/10 stainless steel.
The essential oils and the extracted resin are highly used for aromatherapy where these can be use in different ways:
- for cutaneous use
- for vaporization
- for oral use
Depending on the final result obtained you can get lots of benefits through aromatherapy, effects such as antibiotics, fungicides, bactericides, balsamic-expectorant, anesthetic, antispasmodic, etc. ...