Karanja Oil

Tierra Overseas is manufacturer of high quality Karanja Oil in India.

Biological Source : Pongamia glabra

Karanja Oil acts as an excellent botanical pesticide to control nematodes. Karanja Oil is extracted from seeds of Karanja Tree (Pongamia glabra) which is commonly found in India. Karanja Oil is used in agriculture and pharmacy just like neem oil. It has similar insecticidal properties as neem oil and acts against a number of pests and insects.

Karanjin is the main active ingredient of Karanja Oil. It acts as an acaricide and insecticide. It is prepared by Cold Pressed Technology and Double Filtered to derive pure oil from supreme quality pongam seeds. This natural oil is also helpful in reducing the soil insects. Widely used as an active pesticide, the Karanj or Pongamia oil does not cause any harm to the crop.

Karanj Oil has rich quantity of NPK in organic form. Being totally botanical product, it contains 100% natural NPK content and other essential micro nutrients as well.

Physical & Chemical Properties

Appearance Pale yellow liquid
Odour Characteristic odd odour
Solubility Soluble in alcohol, oils and water
Specific Gravity 0.925 – 0.940 @ 20°C
Saponification Value 185 – 195
Unsaponifiables 3.0%
Palmitic Acid 3.7 – 7.9
Stearic Acid 2.4 – 8.9
Oleic Acid 44.5 – 71.3
Linoleic Acid 10.8 – 18.3
Extraction Method Cold-pressed of seeds [1 St Crush Oil]

Contents

Palmitic acid, stearic acid, oleic acid, linoleic acid, arachidic acid, gadoleic acid, behenic acid, lignoceric cid, eicosenic acid and alkaloids – karangin, kanugin, kanjone, neoglabrin, pinnatin, glabrin, pongamol, ongapin, quercitin, demethoxy-kanugin, glabrosaponin, gamatay, saponin, kaempferol, β-sitosterol and annin.

Cloud Point :                      8.3 Degree C

100% Karanja Oil with 2 % Karanjin

  • Karanja Oil is pure cold pressed oil manufactured by selecting best quality seeds of the Karanja tree (Pongamia glabra)
  • It is 100 % natural and safe to use for various applications.

 

Details of active ingredient Percentage
Karanjin 2%
Empirical formula C18H12O4
CAS no 521-88-0
Molar Mass 292.29 g/mol

 

Physical and Chemical properties

Specification Results
Colour Pale Yellow to Brownish
Odour Characteristic Odour
Physical State Liquid
Density/ Specific Gravity at 25 Degree Celcius 0.91
Stability N/A
pH Range at which it is stable 5.5-7.5
Vapor Pressure at 20 Degree C N/A

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