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ROSEHIP OIL
PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

Product Name

Rosehip Oil

Date

24/04/2015

Product Code

-

Rev

01

 

Description

Rosa Canina Fruit Oil is the fixed oil derived from dog rose, Rosa Canina, Rosaceae.

Appearance

Clear liquid yellow

Odour

Characteristic

INCI Name

Rosa Canina Fruit Oil

CAS Number

84696-47-9 / 84603-93-0

EC Number

283-652-0

TEST SPECIFICATION

ANALYTICAL TEST

SPECIFICATION RANGE

Specific Gravity @ 20°C (g/ml)

0.911 – 0.928

Refractive Index @ 20°C

1.467 – 1.480

Acid Value (mgKOH/g)

≤ 1.0

Iodine Value (mg/g)

138.0 – 179.0

Free Fatty Acid (% As Oleic)

≤ 0.5

Saponification Value (mgKOH/g)

185.0 – 206.0

Peroxide Value (Meq /Kg)

≤ 8.0  (at time of production analysis)

 

 

Fatty Acid Profile (%)

 

C 16:0Palmitic  Acid

2.9 – 9.3

C 18:0Stearic  Acid

1.5 – 6.9

C 18:1Oleic  Acid

11.0 – 26.0

C 18:2Linoleic  Acid

39.0 – 65.0

C 18:3Linolenic  Acid

≤ 35.0

C 20:0Arachidic  Acid

≤ 2.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.