Castor oil

tested according to Ph. Eur.

Ricini oleum virginale
CAS Number:
EC Number:
MDL number:

Quality Level

biological source

Ricinus communis


tested according to Ph. Eur.


viscous liquid

refractive index

n20/D 1.478 (lit.)


313 °C (lit.)


0.952-0.965 g/mL at 25

Looking for similar products? Visit Product Comparison Guide

Related Categories


12 - Non Combustible Liquids

WGK Germany


Flash Point F

Not applicable

Flash Point C

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Zbigniew Rozynek et al.
ACS applied materials & interfaces, 11(25), 22840-22850 (2019-05-31)
Active, tunable, and reversible opening and closing of particle shells on droplets may facilitate chemical reactions in droplets and enable various small-scale laboratory operations, including online detection, measurement, and adjustment of droplet liquid. Manipulating various types of particle shells in...
A Mikkelsen et al.
ACS applied materials & interfaces, 11(32), 29396-29407 (2019-07-23)
Similar to the human skin, a monolayer of packed particles capillary bound to a liquid interface wrinkles when subjected to compressive stress. The induced wrinkles absorb the applied stress and do not disappear unless the stress is removed. Experimental and...
Z Rozynek et al.
Soft matter, 14(24), 5140-5149 (2018-06-09)
Droplets covered by adsorbed particles are used in a wide range of research studies and applications, including stabilising emulsions used in the food or cosmetic industries, and fabricating new materials, such as microcapsules or multi-cavity structures. Pickering emulsions are commonly...
E C Alonso et al.
Journal of economic entomology, 106(2), 742-746 (2013-06-22)
Leaf-cutting ants are the main herbivores in the New World tropics. Although the toxicity of seed oils against these ants has been poorly investigated, previous results revealed that seed oils exert considerable toxic activity against these insects. This paper analyzes...
B R Sampieri et al.
Parasitology research, 112(2), 611-619 (2012-10-23)
Tick control has been accomplished through the use of synthetic acaricides, which has created resistant individuals, as well as contaminating the environment and nontarget organisms. Substances of plant origin, such as oils and extracts of eucalyptus and neem leaves, have...

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Contact Technical Service