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HEMP SEED OIL
PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

Product Name

Hemp Seed Oil Unrefined

Date

26/06/2015

Product Code

-

Rev

01

 

Description

Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Seed Oil Natural is cold-pressed from the seeds of Cannabis Sativa, Cannabidaceae.

Appearance

Clear liquid green to dark green

Odour

Characteristic

INCI Name

Cannabis sativa seed oil.

CAS Number

89958-21-4 

EC Number

289-644-3

TEST SPECIFICATION

ANALYTICAL TEST

SPECIFICATION RANGE

Refractive Index @ 20°C

1.470 – 1.482

Specific Gravity @ 20 °C

0.923 – 0.931

Free Fatty Acid (% as Oleic)

≤ 2.5

Iodine Value (g/100g)

150 – 167

Peroxide Value (Meq/kg)

≤ 10.0   (at time of production analysis)

Saponification Value (mgKOH/g)

188 – 195

Acid Value (mgKOH/g)

≤ 5.0

Unsaponifiable Matter (%)

≤ 2.5

 

 

Fatty Acid Profile (%)

 

C 16:0 Palmitic

4.0 – 10.0

C 16:1 Palmitoleic

< 0.5

C 18:0 Stearic

1.0 – 4.0

C 18:1 Oleic

6.0 – 20.0

C 18:2 Linoleic

45.0 – 65.0

C 18:3 Alpha Linoleic

14.0 -28.0

C 18:3 Gamma Linolenic

0.0 – 5.0

C 20:0 Arachidic

≤ 3.0

C 20:1 Eicosanoic

≤ 2.0

C 22:0 Behenic

≤ 1.0

C 24:0 Tetracosanoic

≤ 1.0

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.