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CASTOR OIL

Castor Oil | Organic Castor Bean Oil - Nature In Bottle

Ricinus communis 

REFERENCES

CAS Number: 8001-79-4

FEMA Number: 2263

EINECS Number: 232-293-8

Product Code:  PCO4006

INCI Name:  Ricinus communis (Castor)u00a0Oil


PART USED Seeds

SYNONYMS  Ricinus communis L.

COMMON NAMES  Castor Bean Oil

EXTRACTION METHOD  Cold Pressed

ORIGIN  India

FATTY ACID PROFILE

FATTY ACID

SPECIFICATIONS (%)

Palmitic Acid C16:0

0.50 – 1.00

Stearic Acid C18:0

0.50 – 1.00

Oleic Acid C18:1 (n-9)

2.00 – 6.00

Ricinoleic Acid

85.00 – 95.00

Linoleic Acid C18:2 (n-6)

1.00 – 5.00

Alpha-Linolenic Acid C18:3 (n-3)

0.50 – 1.00

 

DOCUMENTS

Technical Data Sheet (TDS)

Certificate of Analysis (COA)


[WHOLESALE PRICING INFORMATION]

[PACKAGING INFORMATION]

5 kg (11.02 lb): 25% OFF
$41.07   $30.80
[$6.16/kg]
10 kg (22.04 lb): 30% OFF
$77.00   $53.90
[$5.39/kg]
25 kg (55.11 lb): 35% OFF
$180.00   $117.00
[$4.68/kg]

ODOUR PROFILE

Very slight, distinct odour


PHYSICAL APPEARANCE

Almost colorless to slightly yellow viscous liquid


TYPICAL ANALYSIS

Refractive Index: 1.477 - 1.481 @ 20°C

Specific Gravity (g/mL): 0.954 - 0.960 @ 20°C

Saponification Value (mgKOH/g): 177 - 185

Unsaponifiables (%): Maximum 0.8%

Moisture (%): Less than 0.25%

Peroxide Value (meq O2/kg): Less than 3.5

Iodine Value (g I2/100g): 82 - 90

Free Fatty Acids (% oleic): Less than 0.5

Acid Value (mgKOH/g): Less than 1.0

Hydroxyl Value (mgKOH/g): Greater than 150.0

Optical Rotation (°): 3.5° to 6°

Solubility: Soluble in cosmetic esters and fixed oils; Insoluble in water

 

Documents

Technical Data Sheet (TDS)

Certificate of Analysis (COA)