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COCONUT OIL (FRACTIONATED)
PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

Product Name

Coconut Oil Fractionated

Date

15/12/2015

Product Code

-

Rev

03

 

Description

A fraction of coconut oil (from the seeds of Cocos nucifera, Palmae) from which almost all the long chain fatty acids are removed thereby increasing its shelf life and stability. Basically a mixed trimester of glycerine, caprylic and caproic acids.

Appearance

Clear, water white oily liquid at room temperature

Odour

Odourless

INCI Name

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride

CAS Number

73398-61-5/ 65381-09-1

EC Number

277-452-2/ 265-724-3

TEST SPECIFICATION

ANALYTICAL TEST

SPECIFICATION RANGE

Specific Gravity @ 20°C (g/ml)

0.930 – 0.960

Refractive Index @ 20°C

1.440 -  1.452

Viscosity @ 20°C (MPA.S)

25.0 – 33.0

Saponification value (mg KOH/g)

310.0  -  360.0

Acid value (mgKOH /g)

0.2

Hydroxil value (mgKOH/g)

10.0

Water (%)

0.2

Melting point (°C)

< -20.0

 

 

Fatty Acid Profile (%)

 

C 6:0  Caproic Acid

2.0

C 8:0  Caprylic  Acid

50.0  -  80.0

C 10:0 Capric Acid

20.0  -  50.0

C 12:0 Lauric Acid

3.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STORAGE

Store product in full, tightly closed containers in a cool dry place away from heat and sunlight.

STABILITY

When stored for more than 24 months, quality should be checked before use.