It has more numerous applications. It is collected from Pinus pinaster and Pinus nigra species. The harvest lasts all year. It only takes advantage of trees that are 40 centimeters in diameter.
Currently, the main pines that produce turpentine are: Sea pine (Pinus pinaster), Aleppo pine (Pinus halepensis), Masson pine (Pinus massoniana), Sumatra pine (Pinus merkusii), Southern pine (Pinus palustris), Pine taeda (Pinus taeda), Ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) and Caribbean pine (Pinus Caribaea).
The distillation of turpentine obtained from California pines such as ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) and real pine (Pinus sabiniana) results in a type of turpentine that is almost pure heptane.
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