By first pressing Castor seed, pharmaceutical-grade Castor Oil is processed, without losing medicinal properties. It is transparent, bright, colourless or slightly yellow, viscous, with a rancid smell.
BP grade applies to the castor oil prepared according to the standards of British Pharmacopoeia (BP). This oil is commonly used in the pharmaceutical industry. Without losing its healing properties, the extraction is performed carefully. It has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties that are effective for rehabilitative and therapeutic benefits.
|1||COLOUR LOVIDBOND 5 ¼’’ CELL (Y+5R)||20 MAX|
|2||FREE FATTY ACIDS (AS RICINOLEIC)||1% MAX|
|3||HYDROXYL VALUE||160 MIN|
|4||SAPONIFICATION VALUE||177 - 185|
|5||IODINE VALUE||82 - 90|
|6||MOISTURE AND VOLATILES||0.25% MAX|
|7||SPECIFIC GRAVITY||0.952 - 0965|
|8||HEAVY METALS||0.0001% MAX|
|9||DISTINCTION FROM MOST OTHER FIXED OILS||PASSES|