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Castor Oil Pale Pressed Grade

Pale Pressed Castor Oil, a premium product in Castor Oil category is produced from the first pressing of the castor seed. It is characteristically clear and free from suspended matter. It is light in color and low in acidity.

Applications:

         Pale Presses Castor Oil is used in industrial products that require oil with lighter color and lower acidity.

         With proper certification, the pale oil may be acceptable for medicinal, pharmaceutical or cosmetic use.

         It is used as lubricant component of coatings for vitamin and mineral tablets

         It is used as an ingredient for petroleum oil-field de-emulsification

         It is used as capacitor impregnate

         Used as a dielectric material for electrical condensers

         In manufacture of polyurethane casting resins

         In hydraulic fluids for automobiles, trucks and machinery

Physical, Chemical Properties & Specifications:

Appearance

Clear and free of suspended matter

CAS Number

8001-79-4

Flash Point

>440oF, >227oC

HCC

V6

Refractive Index

1.477 to 1.481

Boiling Point

>450oF,>232oC

Vapour Density

>Air

Colour Gardner

2 Max

Acid Value

1.5

Moisture, Impurities & Volatile Matter

0.25 Max

Hydroxyl Value

160-168

Iodine Value

83-88

Saponification Value

175-185

Unsaponifiable matter

1.0 Max.

Viscosity @ 25oC

6.3-8.9

Odor

Slight Characteristic