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Table 3 Ratio of the components of the successful essential oils’ nanoemulsions

From: Characterization and insecticidal activity of two natural formulation types against the scale insect (Parlatoria ziziphi) and their biochemical effects on Citrus aurantium

Nanoemulsion Ratio of EO and tween 80 (w/w) Formulation (%) Particle size (nm)
EO Tween 80 D.W.a
Artemisia 1:1.5 3 4.5 92.5 153.7
1:1.5 5 7.5 87.5 113.4
Laury 1:2 3 6 91 139.3
1:2 5 10 85 89.2
  1. aDeionized water