At Jojoba Desert, we specially select and carefully handle our jojoba seeds, grown in the Israeli desert. Extracted through an automated cold press process, our JD Jojoba Oil is produced to ensure the highest quality of pure, natural liquid wax. A rich clear golden liquid with extraordinarily beneficial properties.
JD Jojoba Colorless Oil is a pure natural liquid wax, composed of esters extracted from jojoba (Simmondsia Chinensis) seeds. A rich colorless liquid with extraordinarily beneficial properties. JD Jojoba Colorless Oil is a clear oil with a delicate, yet distinctive natural scent. (Odorless version available).
INCI name: Simmondsia chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil
CAS No.: 90045-98-0/61789-91-1
Commercial name: JD Jojoba Colorless Oil
Description: Extra virgin liquid wax, obtained from natural jojoba seeds
Production method: Cold press
Appearance: Colorless clear oil
|Fatty ACID composition||Chemical and physical properties|
|Acids||Percent||Melting point (°C)||7-9|
|C 16:0 Palmitic acid||Max: 3.0%||Specific gravity at 25°C (gr/ml)||0.86-0.873|
|C 16:1 Palmitoleic acid||Max: 3.0%||Refractive index (40°C)||1.450-1.470|
|C 18:1 Oleic acid||5.0-15.0%||Unsaponifiable matter (%)||45-55|
|C 20:1 Gondoic acid||65.0-80.0%||Iodine value (cgI2/gr oil)||80-92|
|C 22:1 Erucic acid||10.0-20.0%||Acid value (mg KOH/gr)||Max: 1|
|C 22:0 Behenic acid||Max: 1.0%||Saponification value (mg KOH/gr)||85-98|
|C 24:1 Nervonic acid||Max: 3.0%||Moisture (Karl Fischer) WT.%||Max: 0.1|
|Other||Max: 3.0%||Peroxide value (meq O2/kg oil)||Max: 2|
|Bacteria total plate count (CFU/g)||Max: 50|
|Color lovibond 5 1/4||Max: Y-3.0,R-1.0|
|Color gardner||Max: 1.0|
Please note: Analysis are made by Independent ISO /IEC certified laboratory, from samples taken from each batch being processed. Calibration standards used are maintained in accordance with ISO/IEC Guide 17025 (1999) and are traceable to National and International Standards. Production in accordance with ISO 9001:2015, ISO 22716:2007, ISO 14001:2015.
Shelf Life: 2 years from the manufacturing date when kept in original unopened container, away from direct sunlight and excessive heat or cold.
During storage the jojoba wax can develop a slight sedimentation at the bottom of the drum.