Cotton Seed Oil

Cotton Seed Oil Specification

Quality Parameter


Acid Value

Max 0.5%

Colour Index in I Cell (Y+10R)

Moisture & Insol. Impurities

Max 0.10%

Peroxide Value (meq/kg)

Iodine Value

98.0 to 123.0%

Saponification Value

190.0 to 198.0%

Unsaponification Value

Max 1.5%

B.T.T. *C

19.0 to 21.0 *C

Refractive Index at 40.0 *C

1.4630 to 1.4660

Castor Test

Must be Negative

Hold’s (Mineral Oil) Test

Must be Negative

Hydrocyanic Acid Test

Must be Negative

Cloud Point (Palm Oil) Test

Less Than 4.0*C

Boudein Test (Til Oil) Test

Must be Negative

Argemone Oil Test (by TLC)

Must be Negative

Halphen Test for Cotton Seed Oil



Free from Rancidity