Product Range

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  • PPG US $ 1030 per M/T in bulk & US $ 1045 per M/T in Flexi bags
  • FSG US $ 1010 per M/T in bulk & US $ 1025 M/T in Flexi bags
  • Commercial Grade US $ 1000 per M/T in bulk & US $ 1015 per M/T in Flexi bags
  • Castor Meal US $ 80 FAS per M/T in bulk & US $ 90 per M/T in Container
  • Castor Seed Rs. 31550 per M/T Amd
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Refined Castor Oil

B.S.S. Castor Oil / Refined Castor Oil is Castor Oil bleached to British Standard Specifications. It is a yellow viscous liquid free from suspended matter and insoluble in water.

Specifications

Appearance Pale Yellow viscous liquid
Moisture, Impurities & Volatile matter 0.25% Max
Refractive Index @ 25 deg.C. 1.477 to 1.481
Relative density @ 20 deg.C. 0.954 to 0.960
Acid Value 2 Max
Hydroxyl Value 154 to 168 mgKOH/g
Iodine Value 82 to 90
Saponification value 177 to 185
Optical rotation +3.5 to +6.0 deg
Unsaponifiable matter 1% Max
Acetyl Value 140 to 150 mg KOH/g
Free Fatty acid as oleic acid 1% Max
Viscosity at 25 deg C 710 to 950 cst (680-920 cps)
Colour in 5 ΒΌ” lovibond cell tintometer 20-Y 2-R Max

Applications

B.S.S. Castor oil finds application in a wide variety of uses and is the starting material for most other derivatives of castor oil.

As an ingredient in pharmaceutical and cosmetic applications

In combinations with styrene and diisocynates for a film forming

Varnish or a substantially insoluble infusible polymer

As lubricant component of coatings for vitamin and mineral Tablets.

As an ingredient for petroleum oil-field de-emulsification

As capacitor impregnate

As a sonar transducer fluid

As a dielectric material for electrical condensers

In manufacture of polyurethane casting resins

In hydraulic fluids for automobiles, trucks and machinery

As a starting material for most other derivatives of Castor Oil

Packing

Steel Drums of 200 / 225kgs

Packing in Flexi Bags

ISO Tanks of 20 Mts

Bulk in lots of 500 Mts minimum