Castor oil First Special Grade is a non-drying, refined oil won from the seeds "Ricinus communis L." which is different to other vegetable oils due to its special molecular structure. Appearance: Clear liquid, free from suspended matter.
Besides its use in industry paints based on ricinene-alkyds, castor oil is used in the plastics, fibre, textile and leather-auxiliaries industry. It is also needed in the production of polyols for polyurethane systems, plasticizers, printing inks, soaps, wetting agents and lubricants.
|Applications :||Adhesives, Automotive, Building & Construction, Emulsifiers, PU-coatings, PU-foam, Pigment pastes, Potting resins|
|Acid Value :||0.0 - 2.0|
|Gardner color (Units) :||0.0 - 4.0|
|Hydroxyl value :||160|
|Iodine color (g Iodine/100 g) :||0.0 - 3.5|
|Saponification value :||187|
|Viscosity (Hoeppler) (dPas) :||9.50 - 11.00|
|Water content max. :||0.30|