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Castor Oil

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Product Description

PRODUCT

Castor Oil

CAS #

8001-79-4

SYNONYM

Ricinoleic Acid 90%; Ricinus Oil; Castor oil

FORMULA

C57H101O6(OH)3

Product Specifications

APPEARANCE

colorless to pale brown clear oily liquid

IODINE VALUE

83-88

SPECIFIC GRAVITY

0.95500 to 0.96100 @ 25.00 °C

POUNDS/GALLON

7.947 to 7.996

REFRACTIVE INDEX

1.46200 to 1.47200 @ 20.00 °C

BOILING POINT

313.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg

ACID VALUE

2.00 max. KOH/g

SAPONIFICATION VALUE

176.00 to 185.00

FLASH POINT

235.00 °F. TCC

SHELF LIFE

24 month(s) or longer if stored properly

STORAGE

store in cool, dry place in tightly sealed containers, protected from heat and light

ODOR

faint odor

TASTE

bland taste

NOTES

Many uses from cosmetics to food and even drilling muds.  


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