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Hemp Seed Oil

Botanical Name
Cannabis sativa

Origin
Canada

Method of extraction
Cold Pressed and Unrefined

Suggested use
Food and cosmetic use

Kosher Certified
Yes

Exceptionally rich oil high in essential omega fatty acids and proteins. This oil has a pleasant nutty smell, deep green color, and absorbs well into the skin. This organic hemp seed oil has a dark green color and rich flavor. A sensitive oil that will degrade under excessive light exposure and any fluctuation in temperature. Refrigeration is recommended. The oil does not contain detectable Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). The green color in hemp seed oil is a result of the high level of chlorophyll which is naturally present in the seeds.

Hemp seed oil is considered to be the most nutritional oils available. It has a plethora of medicinal, nutritional, and cosmetic uses, making it a wonderful multipurpose ingredient. Hemp seed oil provides the body with complete protein, nutrition, and with all the essential amino acids necessary for health and wellness. The pleasantly nutty taste of hemp seed oil makes it easy to incorporate into your culinary recipes.

Hemp seed oil is easily digestible in its raw state. It contains less than 10% saturated fats, and 70-80% polyunsaturated fatty acids. This is an unusually high level of the good oils, making this oil beneficial for culinary use. Hemp oil should not be fried, and should preferably be used cold. It may easily be added to salad dressings, pasta, vegetables, smoothies, soups, sauces, hummus, guacamole, pesto, or other foods after the heating/baking has been completed. Hemp seed oil may be added to any body care or cosmetic product, including creams, lotions, facial or body oils, massage oils, shampoo, conditioner, shaving products, lip balm, soap, and any other product. In hair care products, hemp seed oil increases elasticity, manageability, and shine.

Typical Analysis
Color- Bold Green
Odor- Slight nutty odor/characteristic
Calories- 830
Fat- 99.9%
Beta Carotene- 36.8 IU/100g
pH value- 6.14
THC- none detected
Free Fatty Acids- 0.24% (as Oleic acid)
Peroxide Value- 0.70% meq/kg

Fatty Acids
Palmitic- 5.65%
Steric- 1.96%
Oleic- 9.85%
Linoleic- 51.96%
Linolenic- 10.07%

For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

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