COSMOS certifed

INCI Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil, Heliantus Annuus-Hybrid Oil
Cas-No. 80041-21-6
Basic Plant

Helianthus annuss L. (Asteraceae - Korbblütler), Sunflower


Contains vitamins E  and A and also lecithin. The oil has a high content of linoleic acid. Sunflower Oil High Oleic (HO) high contentof Oleic acid. 


Linoleic acid: 48-74%
Oleic acid: 14-40%
Saturated fatty acids: 6-15%

Shelf Life

Shelf life one year if stored cold, dry, dark and well sealed.

Available Qualities

cold pressed

Packaging / Container

Canister, drum, IBC

Sunflower Oil


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Special Characteristics

Sunflower oil contains vitamins E and A as well as lecithin. The oil has a high content of linoleic acid.

Application Cosmetics

In cosmetics the nourishing and protective qualities of sunflower oil are highly regarded. The ratio of saturated to unsaturated fatty acids together with fatbyproducts lecithin and vitamin E makes sunflower oil a light, non-greasing but pleasantly nourishing oil.

Application Food

Virgin sunflower oil is an easily digestible edible oil. The oil has a mild, pleasant taste and a high content of linoleic acid.

Application Supplements

Sunflower oil is also popular in naturopathy, especially in oil pulling.

Reference AOT


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