Extension of R&D for the Essential Oils Industry


  • Project code: PRJ-008858

  • Project stage: Closed

  • Project start date: Monday, September 30, 2013

  • Project completion date: Monday, May 30, 2016

  • National Priority: NEPI-Industry building and connectivity


The newsletter of the Essential Oil Producers’ Association of Australia (EOPAA) represents the primary communication avenue for the Australian Essential Oils Industry which extends to a range of industries from peppermint in Tasmania through to sandalwood in far northern Australia. The industry relies heavily on cutting edge extraction research, consistent high quality raw materials, and up to the minute knowledge of the dynamic regulatory environment in which the essential oil industry is placed. The newsletter, widely acknowledged as the industries primary source of current information, is key for R&D extension and adoption.


New and Emerging Plant Industries

Research Organisation


Objective Summary

To publish six newsletters over the 2013 – 2016 period with a key focus to disseminate R&D outcomes of benefit to the Essenatial Oils Industry and to identify R&D needs and priorities of industry participants.