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SAFFLOWER OIL (REFINED)
PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

Product Name

Safflower Oil Refined

Date

22/06/2015

Product Code

-

Rev

01

 

Description

Safflower Oil Refined

Appearance

Clear Light Yellow Liquid

Odour

Neutral

INCI Name

Carthamus Tinctorius  Seed Oil

CAS Number

8001-23-8

EC Number

232-276-5

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)

0.6

Iodine Value (mg/g)

135  -  150

Saponification value (mgKOH/g)

188  -  194

 

 

Fatty Acid Profile (%)

 

C14:0Myristic Acid

0.2

C16:0 Palmitic Acid

4.0  -  10.0

C18:0 Stearic Acid 

1.0  -  5.0

C18:1 Oleic Acid

8.0  -  21.0

C18:2 Linoleic Acid 

68.0  -  83.0

C18:3 Linolenic Acid

0.5

C20:0 Arachidic Acid

0.5

C20:1Eicosenoic Acid

0.5

C22:0 Behenic 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.