Xinghuang Borneol, together with cattle and flue-cured tobacco are honored as three treasures of Xinhuang Dong Autonomous County, Hunan Province.It is natural borneol extracted from the branches of the borneol camphor trees by the local developers are used as treasurable medicinal material, and also a kind of upscale spice and an important chemical material. Xianghuang Bomeol has been listed as national geographical indication product with the authorization by the AQSIQ on Oct. 20th, 2012.
Borneol camphor is a rare kind of camphor trees in China. Its medicinal functions have been recorded in traditional Chinese medicine books and the Chinese Pharmacopeia. The modern research has also discovered that borneol is a natural health care product which can refresh minds and calm the nerves through conditioning and protecting the central nervous system in a bi-directional way. Meanwhile, borneol can help to wither the lung cancer cells, and also benefit eyes, ears, nose and throat.