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CERTIFICATE OF ARGAN OIL ANALYSIS


Total quantity                      : 1000 Kgs

Packaging                             : 5 Kgs, 25 Kgs drums

Destination                          : Seoul, South Korea

Shelf life                               : 2 years

CERTIFICATE OF ARGAN OIL ANALYSIS

Name of product                : Argan oil

Brand name                         : ARGANISME

Batch number                     : 001C/13

Date of manufacture         : 12/11/2013

 

Technical Condition of       : EEACE /COFRAC NFEN ISO660, NF EN ISO 3656, COI/T.20/Doc.n°19, NF EN ISO 662, NF EN ISO 12966-2, NF EN ISO 5508

 

Names of indices

AND (analytical and normative documentation) Standard requirements

Test results

Free acidity

% expressed in Oleic acid

0,20 – 0,80

0,54

Peroxide value

meq/O2 active per Kg

0,90 – 3,10

2,3

Water content and volatile matter

 % m/m

0,01 – 1,01

0,02

Appearance

Very light yellow, clear oily liquid

Conforms

PH Value

Neutral

Conforms

Physical character

Liquid at room temperature

Conforms

Fatty acid composition

%

%

%

Pentadecanoic acid

≤ 0,1

< 0,1

Palmitic acid

11,00 – 15,00

12,9

Palmitoleic acid

≤ 0,1

0,1

Heptadecanoic acid

≤ 0,1

0,1

Heptadecenoic acid

≤ 0,1

< 0,1

Stearic acid

5,00 – 7,00

5,7

Oleic acid

45,00 – 49,00

47,2

Linoleic acid

32,00 – 34,00

32,9

Linolenic acid

≤ 0,1

0,1

Arachidic acid

0,20 – 0,50

0,3

Gadoleic acid

0,30 -0,60

 0,4

Myristic acid

≤ 0,1

0,1

Behenic acid

≤ 0,1

 0,1

 

Conclusion: Positive.

Sample of Argan Oil, made under the cold pressing method. Series 001C/13 is  conforms to the requirements of Technical Conditions of EEACE /COFRAC NFEN ISO660, NF EN ISO 3656, COI/T.20/Doc.n°19, NF EN ISO 662, NF EN ISO 12966-2, and NF EN ISO 5508 as to the above indices.