castor oil small descrption
Cold pressed castor oil is extracted from WOOD GANUGA pressing dried castor seeds.
Cold pressed castor oil contains........
Ricinoleic acid: C18H34O3 (85% to 95%)
Oleic acid: C18H34O2 (2% to 6%)
Linoleic acid C18H32O2 (1% to 5%)
α – Linolenic acid C18H30O2 (0.5% to 1%)
Stearic acid C18H36O2 (0.5% to 1%)
Palmitic acid C16H32O2 (0.5% to 1%)
Dihydroxy stearic acid (0.3% to 0.5%)
Others (0.2% to 0.5%)
And it contains vitamin E, proteins and omega 6 and 9 fatty acids.
OTHER INGREDIENTS IN CASTOR OIL
Hydrogenated castor oil,
NOTE – AHA NATURALS have their own organic castor farms to produce best Cold pressed castor oil in India. No chemical fertilizers were used in castor farming by AHA NATURALS.
MANUFACTURING PROCESS OF COLD PRESSING CASTOR OIL BY
Highlights of Aha Naturals cold pressed castor oil making
Aha Naturals Manufacturing facility is located in water less, hard dessert land without air pollution and water pollution to safeguard the manufacturing facility and the cold pressed castor oil.
AHA NATURALS team uses Subhash Palekar agriculture techniques to cultivate their own castor farming to produce organic castor seeds to produce India’s best castor oil. Organically cultivated, shell removed and sundried castor seeds are ready now
After procuring organic castor seeds it is very important to have best oil pressing process. The machinery to perform COLD PRESSING is called as GANUGA OR MARACHEKKU. VAGAI wood have nice amount of tannins, saponin and beta sitosterol in its trunk and this wood preserves the nutrition content of the oils and absorb any leftover toxicity in oil seed. Now add Castor seeds into VAGAI WOOD GANUGA to get best cold pressed raw castor crude oil. Now it’s time to remove RICIN from cold pressed castor crude oil. AHA NATURALS now uses age old technique to remove RICIN (harmful steroid). Adding 10% mineral water and heating castor crude oil several times with low temperature and cooling to room temperature until Castor crude to natural castor oil without RICIN from AHA NATURALS.
Naturally derived castor oil is stored in dark place for 48 hours to remove the leftover castor meat or sediments. When it comes to bottling, AHA NATURALS preferred dark brown 47gsm pharma grade pet bottle to pack the oil. because it will not allow light into the castor oil and there are many other benefits also. If light enters into the castor oil it will change the molecular structure of the oil. Even jute packing will ensure perfect cold pressed castor oil from AHA NATURALS.