Rapeseed oil

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Rapeseed oil is of vegetable origin and is obtained from crushed rapeseed by pressing or extraction. It is a light yellow to brownish yellow oil. Rapeseed oil is one of the most important vegetable oils.

For centuries, humans and animals could not consume rapeseed oil, as it had a high erucic acid content. However, rapeseed varieties are now available for cultivation which have a lower erucic acid content.

Crude Rapeseed Oil 
FFA (as oleic acid): Max 2.00%
Moisture, Volatile Matter and Impuritie: Max 1.00%
Erucic Acid: Max 2.00%
Oil with flashpoint below 121ºC (250ºF) is rejectable


Crude Degummed Rapeseed Oil
FFA (as oleic acid): Max 1.75%
Moisture, Volatile Matter and Impurities: Max 0.70%
Lecithin (expressed as Phosphorus): Max 300ppm
Sand / Silica: Basis 1.00% Max 2.00% non reciprocal allowance 1:1
Erucic Acid: Max 2.00%
Oil with flashpoint below 121ºC (250ºF) is rejectable


The rapeseed oil has been distinguished from other types of oil for the abundance of vitamins necessary to a human organism as well as for the presence of omega-6 and omega-3 fatty acids in its composition.

Nutritionists acknowledge that rapeseed oil has the best percentage of the fatty acid composition. Rapeseed oil is recognized by lots of professional health organizations, including the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the American Heart Association.

The United States Food and Drug Administration has officially recognised rapeseed oil to be healthy for its high content of cholesterol-lowering fats.


Rapeseed oil is one of the best products of mixed fodder production. Feed, which is used in the production of rapeseed oil has a lot of nutrients and energy properties.


Biodiesel is an environmentally clean fuel for diesel engines. It is the methyl ester of fatty acids produced using rapeseed oil. It can be used pure (100 percent FAME) in Diesel engines or in the mixtures of different relations with mineral diesel.

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