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Essential Queensland is a key raw materials ingredient supplier of rosin and turpentine to the pine chemicals and hydrocarbon industry. Utilising its unique and innovative 'Natural Oleoresin' production process, from resinous pine logs, and access to Australia's sustainable high yielding pine logs to achieve this.

In 2020 we were acquired by Leaf Resources Limited (ASX:LER) one of the world’s leading companies in converting non-food plant biomass into useful, sustainable, renewable products. 

To follow our journey, please visit the Leaf Resources website 

About Us

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Australia's first and only company to extract pine chemicals out of pine trees.

Apple Tree Creek Site

We have completed the construction of a 8,000 tonne per annum Natural Pine Chemical Extraction Plant at the Apple Tree Creek Site in Bundaberg in the first quarter of 2021.

The Apple Tree Creek Plant will be the catalyst for the commercialisation of its technology across the world. As the first pine chemical manufacturer in the country it marks a huge step forward towards growing a sustainable bio economy in the transition to a net zero world.

The state-of-the-art facility brings together cutting edge technology and innovative engineering excellence to revolutionise pine chemical extraction process. 


Thank you to our passionate team and local partners for making this vision a reality.

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