Juniper Tar

Title: Juniper Tar
Additional Names: Oil of cade; empyreumatic oil of juniper; oil of juniper tar; Haarlem oil; Harlem oil; Tilly drops; Holland balsam; silver drops; silver balsam
Trademarks: Kaparlem; Caparlem
Literature References: Volatile oil from wood of Juniperus oxycedrus L., Cupressaceae. Constit. Chiefly cadinene. Toxicity data: P. M. Jenner et al., Food Cosmet. Toxicol. 2, 327 (1964). Review: D. L. J. Opdyke, ibid. 13, 733-734 (1975).
Properties: Dark brown, more or less viscid liq; smoky odor; acrid, slightly aromatic taste. d2525 0.950-1.055. nD20 1.510-1.530. Very slightly sol in water; sol in 3 vols ether, in chloroform, amyl alcohol, glacial acetic acid, oil turpentine; partly sol in alcohol or petr ether. LD50 orally in rats: 8014 mg/kg (Jenner).
Index of refraction: nD20 1.510-1.530. Very slightly sol in water
Density: d2525 0.950-1.055
Toxicity data: LD50 orally in rats: 8014 mg/kg (Jenner)
Use: As a gin-like flavor; in perfumery.
Therap-Cat: Anti-eczematic (topical).
Justicidins Juvenile Hormones Kahalalide F Kainic Acid Kalkitoxin

Juniper Tar is an indie folk-rock band from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, formed in 2005. The band originally started with Jason Mohr, Ryan Schleicher, Aaron Schleicher and Tuc Krueger. In 2008 Chris DeMay joined the group. Their style has been described as "rock and roll with a little roots sweetness."[1]