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HAZELNUT OIL
PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

Product Name

Hazelnut Oil 

Date

27/05/2016

Product Code

-

Rev

02

 

Description

Corylus Avellana Seed Oil is the oil expressed from the nuts of the Hazelnut, Corylus avellana L., Betulaceae.

Appearance

Clear liquid, yellow.

Odour

Characteristic.

INCI Name

Corylus Avellana Seed Oil

CAS Number

84012-21-5 / 185630-72-2

EC Number

281-667-7 / -

TEST SPECIFICATION

ANALYTICAL TEST

SPECIFICATION RANGE

Relative Density @ 20°C (g/ml)

0.912 – 0.925

Refractive Index @ 20°C

1.465 – 1.475

Acid value (mgKOH/g)

0.6

Iodine value (mg/g)

83.0 – 97.0

Saponification value (mgKOH/g)

187.0 -197.0

Free Fatty Acid (% as Oleic)

0.3

Peroxide value (Meq/kg)

≤ 10.0 (at time of production analysis)

 

 

Fatty Acid Profile (%)

 

C 16:0Palmitic  Acid

5.0 -9.0

C 16:1Palmitoleic Acid

1.0

C 18:0Stearic Acid

1.0 – 6.0

C 18:1Oleic Acid

66.0 -85.0

C 18:2Linoleic Acid

7.0 -25.0

C 18:3Alpha Linolenic Acid

0.6

C 20:0Arachidic Acid 

0.5

C 20:1Eicosenoic Acid

0.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.