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Black Castor oil (Jamaican Black Castor oil) 1 gallon (7 Lb +-)

Black Castor oil (Jamaican Black Castor oil) 1 gallon 7 Lb +-
Black Castor oil (Jamaican Black Castor oil) 1 gallon 7 Lb +-
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Cold Pressed all natural Black Castor oil , also known as Jamaican Black Castor oil 1 gallon (7 Lb +-) * Some 1 Gallon jugs are the round Gallon Jugs. Shown is the "F" Style.

Premium Cold pressed Black Castor Oil (Jamaican Black Castor Oil)

Our Jamaican Black Castor Oil, often called JBCO, is liquid extracted from the roasted seeds of the castor plant. Since the roasted seeds are used the oil is a dark burnt orange to reddish-brown in appearance, and has a nutty fragrance. Roasting the seeds also slightly elevates the pH level of Black Castor Oil which results in a preferred ingredient for making top quality hair care and skin care products.

Black Castor Oil, is very popular, and useful in many skin and hair care products. Many report that Black castor oil improves hair growth, and use it to massage in to the hair. Other sources cite that the black castor oil may improve circulation, to help stimulate follicles. Products made with the black castor oil often advertise that it helps moisturize the hair and eliminate split ends, and it is used as an alternative to conditioners.

Typical Uses: Skin and Hair Care, hair conditioning, personal care products, Medicinal type topical products, Ayurveda

Sizes/ by weight: 1 Gallon = 7 Lb +-, 5 gallon = 45 Lb +-

* Photograph may not represent all lots. Black castor oil appearance is a more reddish yellow, liquid and appearance may not be consistent between all lot numbers

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Product Name, CAS No.Speciications
  • INCI Name: Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil
  • CAS no: 8001-79-4
  • Appearance: Reddish Yellow, Viscous, Liquid
  • Odor: Characteristic (Burnt/Roasted)
  • Saponification Value: mg KOH/gm 176 186
  • Hydroxyl Value: mg KOH/gm 160 min
  • Specific Gravity: @ 30C, (gm/cm3 ) 0.954 0.980
  • Flashpoint: 318C
  • Boiling Point: 313C
  • Viscosity: 6.5-7.5 Stokes @25C
  • Acid Value: mg KOH/gm 1.0 max
  • Moisture (Karl Fisher): % 0.25 max
  • Iodine Value: gm I2/100 gm 82 88
  • Recommended Usage:

  • 2 -5 % cream
  • 1-100 % hair care
  • 1-40 % Salves, etc



  • Use in Cosmetics and Shampoo Crafting
    Typical Uses: Skin and Hair Care, hair conditioning, personal care products, Medicinal type topical products, Ayurveda.

    Benefits of Black Castor oil:
    Reported as beneficial to hair and promote growth, Moisturizing
    Good Absorption and deep penetration
    Storage -Keep in a cool (preferably below 85F, the cooler the better), dark and dry store-room.

    Shelf Life -Under optimal storage conditions, in original unopened drums/containers, minimum two years.

    Black Castor oil is a natural product. Lots may be different in appearance.


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