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Incense Sticks

  1. 1. Incense Sticks
  2. 2. Incense is aromatic biotic material which releases fragrant smoke when burned. The term refers to the material itself, rather than to the aroma that it produces. Incense is used for a variety of purposes, including the ceremonies of all the main religions, to overcome bad smells, repel insects. What is Incense ?
  3. 3. Incense is composed of aromatic plant materials, often combined with essential oil. The forms taken by incense differ with the underlying culture, and have changed with advances in technology and increasing diversity in the reasons for burning it. Incense can generally be separated into two main types: "indirect-burning" and "direct-burning". Indirect-burning incense (or "non-combustible incense") is not capable of burning on its own, and requires a separate heat source. Composition of Incense......
  4. 4. India has a rich tradition of using incense in many social and religious occasions since time immemorial. Incense sticks, also known as agarbathi. In which an incense paste is rolled or moulded around a bamboo stick, is one of the main forms of incense in India. A uniform and codified system of incense-making first began in India. The modern system of organized incense-making was likely created by the medicinal priests of the time. Incense In India
  5. 5. The basic ingredients are bamboo sticks, paste (generally made of charcoal dust and joss/jiggit/gum/tabu powder - an adhesive made from the bark of litsea glutinosaand other trees and the perfume ingredients. The bamboo stick is rolled into the masala, or is sometimes rolled into a perfume liquid consisting of synthetic ingredients. Stick machines are sometimes used, which coat the sticks with paste and perfume, though the bulk of production is done by hand-rolling at home. Ingredients
  6. 6. Ingredients There are about 5,000 incense companies in India which take raw un-perfumed sticks hand- rolled by approximately 200,000 women working part-time at home, apply their own brand of perfume, and package the sticks for sale. An experienced home-worker can produce 4,000 raw sticks a day. There are about 25 main companies, who together account for up to 30% of the market, and around 500 of the companies.
  7. 7. There are many Incense sticks manufacturers and suppliers in the b2b marketplace have their online store in our portal. They also give their users the opportunity to view detailed relevent information and pictures of the products so that the users can confidently buy the offered range of Incense sticks.