Castor oil composition

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Components of castor oil


What are the components of castor oil?

Main fatty acids of castor oil per 100 g
Saturated fats
Stearic acid 1,000 g
Palmitic acid 1,000 g
Dihydro-stearic acid 0,5 g
Monounsaturated fats
Rinoleic acid 85, 000 g
Oleic acid 6,000 g
Polyunsaturated fats
Linoleic acid 5,000 g
Linolenic acid 1.000

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19 March, 2019

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