Often, the answer is "no permit required." Some states do require a permit before we can ship, please visit our helpful Permit Map page linked below to see your state's rules and regulations for food grade alcohol. View Shipping Map Page.
"One Product Does it All!" Culinary Solvent is pure ethyl alcohol (food grade ethanol) useful for a variety of applications across a broad spectrum of industries and sectors. After answering a number of questions from folks seeking assurance that the ethanol they were using to make hand-sanitizer, is also perfect for herbal tincture recipes, we've created separate listings for Perfumers, Herbalists, Chefs, and Hobbyists as a means of confirming that our one-product is truly fit for all. For a more detailed explanation, please visit our blog post on the topic.