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PASSION FLOWER OIL
PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

Product Name

Passion Flower Oil

Date

13/01/2017

Product Code

-

Rev

02

 

Description

Passiflora Incarnata Seed Oil is the oil expressed from the seeds of Passion Flower, Passiflora incarnata L., Passifloraceae

Appearance

Clear Liquid pale yellow to yellow.

Odour

Neutral.

INCI Name

Passiflora Incarnata Seed Oil

CAS Number

97676-26-1

EC Number

N/A

TEST SPECIFICATION

ANALYTICAL TEST

SPECIFICATION RANGE

Specific Gravity @ 20°C (g/ml)

0.918 – 0.924

Refractive Index @ 20°C

1.473 – 1.479

Acid value (mgKOH/g)

Max. 0.6

Iodine Value (mg/g)

135.0  –  150.0

Saponification value (mgKOH/g)

188.0  –  194.0

Peroxide Value (Meq/kg)

20.0   (at time of production analysis) 

 

 

Fatty Acid Profile (%)

 

C 14:0Myristic  Acid

0.2

C 16:0Palmitic  Acid

4.0 – 10.0

C 18:0Stearic Acid

1.0 – 5.0

C 18:1Oleic Acid

8.0 – 21.0

C 18:2Linoleic Acid

68.0 – 83.0

C 18:3Linolenic Acid

  0.5

C 20:0Arachidic Acid 

  0.5

C 20:1Eicosenoic Acid

0.5

C 22:0Behenic Acid

  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.