Castor Oil

Synonyms: Ricinius Oil
Transport Information
Hazard Class
UN Number
Packing Group
non-regulated
CAS Number
8001-79-4
Import Duty
1515.30.0000

Used in food additives, flavorings, candy (e.g., Polyglycerol polyricinoleate or PGPR in chocolate),as a mold inhibitor, and in packaging. Over-the-counter use as a laxative. Traditional or holistic medicine. Numerous applications in transportation, cosmetics and pharmaceutical, and manufacturing industries. Useful as a lubricant in jet, diesel, and race car engines.