PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS - VIRGIN COCONUT OIL


 BOTANICAL NAME  Cocos nucifera
 PLANT PART USED  Seed, mature
 EXTRACTION METHOD  Cold-pressed, unrefined
 COUNTRY OF ORIGIN  Fiji Islands
 APPEARANCE  Clear, mobile liquid at 24C  
 COLOUR  Colourless
 ODOUR & TASTE  Slight
 IODINE VALUE  4.1 - 7.5
 FREE FATTY ACID CONTENT (%)  ≤ 0.2
 SAPONIFICATION VALUE  250 - 260
 PEROXIDE VALUE (meq/kg)  ≤ 0.5
 MOISTURE (%.wt)  < 0.1
 SPECIFIC GRAVITY AT 30C  0.915 - 0.920
 ENERGY (per recommended daily intake -45ml)  1623Kj

FATTY ACID COMPOSITION (%)

 C 8 : 0  Caprylic5 - 10
 C 10 : 0  Capric4.5 - 8
 C 12 : 0  Lauric49 - 51
 C 14 : 0  Myristic16 - 21
 C 16 : 0  Palmitic7.5 - 9.5
 C 18 : 0  Stearic1.5 - 4
C 18 : 0  Oleic4.5 - 7
 C 18 : 2 Linoleic< 1

           

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