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POMEGRANATE SEED OIL
PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

Product Name

Pomegranate Seed Oil

Date

21/07/2017

Product Code

-

Rev

03

 

Description

The oil obtained by cold pressing the fresh seeds of Punica granatum Linn. Punicaceae. The product is filtered only.

Appearance

Clear liquid yellow to dark yellow

Odour

Characteristic

INCI Name

Punica Granatum  Seed oil

CAS Number

84961-57-9

EC Number

284-646-0

TEST SPECIFICATION

ANALYTICAL TEST

SPECIFICATION RANGE

Specific Gravity @ 20°C (g/ml)

0.930 – 0.945

Refractive Index @ 20°C

1.502 – 1.517

Acid Value (mgKOH/g)

4.5

Free Fatty Acid (% as Oleic)

2.25

Peroxide value (Meq/kg)

10.0   (at time of production analysis)

 

 

Fatty Acid Profile  (%)

 

C16:0Palmitic Acid

1.8 – 5.0

C18:0Stearic Acid 

0.9 – 4.0

C18:1Oleic Acid

5.0 – 16.0

C18:2Linoleic Acid 

12.0 – 23.0

C18:3 Punicic  Acid

69.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.