Camphor is a waxy solid granular with a characteristic and distinct odor, that is found in the wood of the camphor laurel. It is also made / derived from turpentine.
Related to the mint family. Camphor has a very characteristic odor. It is used in all types of products, from folk medicines to modern medicinal preparations.
Research shows camphor used in:
It has a characteristic cooling effect.
Camphor is considered a Hazardous material / HAZMAT, and ships ground only.
CAMPHOR: Shipping Information
UN# 2717, Hazard Classification, 4.1, Proper Shipping Name - Camphor, PG # III, ERG 133 , HMIS Rating 2-2-0, NFPA Rating 2-2-0
Commonly used in acne treatments, lip balms, face powder, facial cleansers, medicine, pain relief, shampoo, skin care products, and much more.
Keep in a cool (preferably below 85°F, the cooler the better), dark and dry store-room.
Under optimal storage conditions, in original unopened drums/containers, minimum two years.