Groundnut Oil

Groundnut Oil
Product Description

Groundnut Oil is obtained from the seeds of the annual, subtropical peanut plant (Arachis hypogaea). The seeds have a fatty oil content of between 40 and 50 %. The oil is obtained through pressing followed by extraction, if necessary.

  • High in monounsaturated oleic acid (omega-9) and polyunsaturated linoleic acid (omega-6)
  • Contains arachidonic acid, behenic acid and lignoceric acid
  • High in natural vitamin E
  • Can be heated up to 230 °C
  • Used as a carrier for fat-soluble active drug ingredients

    Applications include, among others, dermatological lotions and eye drops

    Hardened Groundnut Oil oil is processed into salves and suppositories

    Henry Lamotte Oils GmbH

    • DE
    • 2015
      On CPhI since
    Distributor/Import Export
    Manufacturer/Innovator

    Henry Lamotte Oils GmbH

    • DE
    • 2015
      On CPhI since
    Distributor/Import Export
    Manufacturer/Innovator

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