This pale yellow coloured oil, extracted from sunflower seeds, is a very stable oil with a long shelf life and without hydrogenation. Sunflower oil is light in taste and appearance and supplies more Vitamin E than any other vegetable oil. It is a combination of monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats with low saturated fat levels.

RBDW Sunflower Oil is a general purpose oil often used for the preparation of dressings for salads and raw vegetables, marinades, mayonnaise and diet-margarine. It can also be used for shallow frying, pastry making and baking.

Appearance: No residue at 40 deg. C
Cold test: Min.48 hours at 0 deg. C
Colour: Max.1.2 red, lovibond tintometer 5/20 inch
Refractive index: 1.465-1.475 at 40 deg. C
Density: 0.91-0.92 g/cm3 at 20 deg. C
Volatile matter: Max.0.07 % at 105 deg. C
Taste: Excellent
Odor: None – not sensed

%free fatty acids (ffa): Max 0.1
% ash (*): Max.0.05
Saponification value: 190.32 koh/g. Of oil
Iodine value: 134.13 (wijs-hanus method)
Peroxide: 0.2 meq/KG. Of oil
% soap: 0.0005
% unsaponifiable matter: Max.0.12
Impurities: None
% saturated fat(-ty acids): 8-12
% unsaturated fat(-ty acids): 87-91
Feeding energy: 900kcal
Iron: < 0.02 mg/lt

C14:0: 0.06
C16:0: 5.77
C18:0: 4.1
C18:1: 27.3
C18:2: 59.2
C20:0: 0.27
C18:3: 0.25

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