Below are links to interesting sites. I am not recommending everything on these sites, but the discerning reader will find materials of interest, and on certain sites some excellent materials.
Organisations I Like
For oils and plants
safety information I suggest:
A team dedicated
to conserving Manta Rays and endangered sharks.
A sanctuary for
rescued elephants in Thailand.
noyb.eu The title means 'none of your business'.
A search engine
that does not spy on everything you do like Google.
on how to secure your online privacy.
explaining Internet issues, security and computing. A mine of valuable
Tor software limits
those monitoring your Internet connection from learning what sites you
visit and it can block trackers and related spying software.
A good article
on the issues of using VPN services around the world.
Aromatherapy related information.
SPARTA aims to collaborate with the FDA over the aggressive USA marketing sites which promote the dangerous use of essential oils. The aim is to reduce the numbers of cases of harm reported to the Poison Control Centers. spartacampaign.weebly.com Also see http://essentialinfo.weebly.com
An adverse reactions reporting site which I recommend run by The Tisserand Institute. These reports are from individuals and some are not medically documented, but its existence may indicate oils and formulas that are causing problems worthy of more detailed investigation.
of Aromatherapy. Courses and other activities. USA.
Archives of Chrissie
Wildwood.Important information on endangered species and the OG certification
Cropwatch has important
information on the essential oils trade, conservation and safety issues.
Articles and information resource.
Essential oil Producers & Suppliers.
Most aromatherapy outlets sell some genuine oils, but most do not have the financial resources to check everything that their wholesalers tell them. Therefore, some of their stocks will be genuine and some fake. In my opinion that position represents the vast majority of aromatherapy suppliers.
I will only list those that produce some of the oils they sell, have real expertise in analysis, or suppliers that I know are linked with producers.
analyst and essential oils importer. My ex employer, so I can vouch for
UK: The finest
English grown oils and others. Expert in house analysis, close connections
of Lavender oil Angustifolia (Folgate and Maillette) as well as some Lavandin
(Grosso). Limited production so you need to grab the oil when it is available.
Rose Otto plus many other tested Essential Oils and hydrosols.
and distillers of named varieties of lavender with good information pages.
oil, Lavender oil, lavender herbs and products.
Haze -Lavandin oil, Lavender oil, lavender herbs and products.
of O.G. herbs and oils -good photos.
Crete: A producer
of essential oils with beautiful photos.
teas, and prepared botanicals.
horticultural information; great photos.
Herb and Plant information sources.
articles on essential oils and aromatic science.
Rare Plant Nursery.
Paradise Gardens - North Idaho.
The Herb Research
Foundation, USA. Good information packages on herbs and research articles
A database on chemical
constituents of plants.
on a huge range of spices.
Suppliers of ancillary items and other links.
A variety of
bottles and jars for liquids and solids.
candle jars, etc. An extensive attractive range.
soapmakers, etc. An extensive list.
those interested this is a good site.