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SHEA OIL

Shea Oil | Organic African Shea Nut Oil - Nature In Bottle

Butyrospermum parkii

REFERENCES

CAS Number: 91080-23-8

FEMA Number: -

EINECS Number: 293-515-7

Product Code:  PCO4078

INCI Name:  Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Oil


PART USED Nuts

SYNONYMS  Vitellaria paradoxa C.F.Gaertn., Butyrospermum paradoxa

COMMON NAMES  Karite Butter Oil, Shi Tree, Shea Tree, Vitellaria

EXTRACTION METHOD  Cold Pressed

ORIGIN  Ghana

FATTY ACID PROFILE

FATTY ACID

SPECIFICATIONS (%)

Palmitic Acid C16:0

3.50 – 6.50

Palmitoleic Acid C16:1 (n-7)

0.00 – 1.50

Stearic Acid C18:0

5.00 – 9.00

Oleic Acid C18:1 (n-9)

68.00 – 78.00

Linoleic Acid C18:2 (n-6)

7.00 – 18.00

Alpha-Linolenic Acid C18:3 (n-3)

Maximum 0.50

 

DOCUMENTS

Technical Data Sheet (TDS)

Certificate of Analysis (COA)


[WHOLESALE PRICING INFORMATION]

[PACKAGING INFORMATION]

1 kg (2.20 lb): 15% OFF
$21.50   $18.28
2 kg (4.41 lb): 20% OFF
$40.40   $32.30
[$16.15/kg]
5 kg (11.02 lb): 25% OFF
$95.07   $71.30
[$14.26/kg]
10 kg (22.04 lb): 29% OFF
$176.00   $125.00
[$12.50/kg]
25 kg (55.11 lb): 33% OFF
$408.96   $274.00
[$10.96/kg]

ODOUR PROFILE

Mild characteristic odour


PHYSICAL APPEARANCE

Slightly golden colored liquid


TYPICAL ANALYSIS

Refractive Index: 1.465 - 1.475 @ 20°C

Specific Gravity (g/mL): 0.920 - 0.930 @ 20°C

Saponification Value (mgKOH/g): 175 - 195

Peroxide Value (meq O2/kg): Less than 2.0

Iodine Value (g I2/100g): 75 - 90

Acid Value (mgKOH/g): Less than 0.5

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

Documents

Technical Data Sheet (TDS)

Certificate of Analysis (COA)