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SESAME SEED OIL (REFINED)
PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

Product Name

Sesame Seed oil Refined

Date

05/09/2016

Product Code

-

Rev

02








 

Description

Sesame Seed oil Refined

Appearance

A clear light yellow liquid, almost colourless.

Odour

Characteristic

INCI Name

Sesamum Indicum Seed Oil

CAS Number

8008-74-0

EC Number

232-370-6





TEST SPECIFICATION

ANALYTICAL TEST

SPECIFICATION RANGE

Specific Gravity @ 20°C (g/ml)

0.916 – 0.921

Refractive Index @ 20°C

1.472 – 1.476

Free Fatty Acid (% As Oleic)

< 2.0

Peroxide Value (Meq/Kg)

≤ 10.0   (at time of production analysis)

Saponification Value (mgKOH/g)

188.0 – 195.0

Unsaponifiable Matter (%)

< 2.0

Acid Value (mgKOH/g)

≤ 4.0

 

 

Fatty Acid Profile (%)

 

C 16:0 Palmitic Acid

7.0 – 12.0

C 16:1 Palmitoleic Acid

≤ 0.5

C 18:0 Stearic Acid

3.5 – 6.5

C 18:1 Oleic Acid

35.0 – 50.0

C 18:2 Linoleic Acid

35.0 – 55.0

C 18:3 Linolenic Acid

≤ 1.0

C 20:0 Arachidic Acid

≤ 1.0

C 20:1 Eicosenoic Acid

0.5

C 22:0 Behenic Acid

≤ 0.5

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.