Pale Pressed Castor Oil, a premium product in Castor Oil category is produced from the first pressing of the castor seed.Pale pressed grade castor oil is a form of castor oil that is characteristically clear and free from suspended matter. It is light in color and low in acidity.
Pale Pressed Castor Oil is used in industrial products that require oil with lighter color and lower acidity. With proper certification, the pale oil may also be acceptable for medicinal, pharmaceutical or cosmetic use.
|Refined Castor Oil Pale Pressed Grade|
|Moisture & Volatile Matter||0.25 Percent Max|
|Insoluble Impurities||0.02 percent Max|
|Free Fatty Acid||0.75 Percent Max|
|Acid Value||1.50 Max|
|iodine Value @ 40 DC||82-90 Percent|
|Acetyl Value||140 Min|
|Unsaponifiablc Matter||1.00 Max|
|Relative Density 15 / 15.5 DC||0.958-0.969|
|Colour, Lovibond (5 ¼” cell)||Yellow 10 Red 1.0 Max|
|Appearance 25 DC||Brilliantly clear and free of suspended matter|
|Odor||Very slight, characteristic|
|Ricinoleic Acid content||85 percent min|