INCI: Carapa Guaianensis (Andiroba) Seed Oil
Manufacturing Method: Cold Pressed
Origin: Brazil, Amazonian Rainforest
Pack Sizes: 1kg, 5kg, 25kg, 200kg
CAS No.: 223748-14-9
EINCS No.: 284-877-7
Customs Tariff Code: 1515 90 40
1. Commonly used in products that wish to tackle been psoriasis, dermatitis, heat rash, skin irritation.
2. Typically of all nut oils, this cold pressed nut oil is full of the usual antioxidants.
3. Aids in healing damaged skin via its high myristic acid content.
4. Myristic acid is one of many chemical building blocks of an enzyme that pulls together the proteins that form the skin's protective outer layer.
Andiroba Oil, Cold Pressed supplied is exempt as per Annex IV & V according to EU regulations 1907/2006. This product is not chemically modified, it comes under derogation pursuant to EU regulation 987/2008, Annex II, #9. Hence registration is not required for this product. It can also be confirmed that none of the substances on the SVHC candidate list can be verified in a concentration of >0.1% in the product.
Food & Cosmetic Status:
Andiroba Oil, Cold Pressed is NOT a food grade product, however it is suitable for cosmetic application. It is not included in the list of substances prohibited in cosmetic products. Neither does it contain parabens, restricted preservatives, colorants or UV filters (Annex II - VI of EU Regulation 1223/2009).