Raw linseed oil 2018-10-13T11:42:43+00:00

Raw linseed oil

Linseed oil, also known as flaxseed oil is a colourless to yellowish oil obtained
from the seeds of the flax plant. The oil is obtained by mechanical pressing of

Linseed oil is a drying oil due to its polymer-forming properties, linseed oil is
used on its own or blended with other oils, resins and solvents as an
impregnator and varnish in wood finishing, as a pigment binder in oil paints,
as a plasticizer and hardener in putty.

It is used as a preservative for wood, concrete and an ingredient in paints,
varnishes and stains. It is also used in soaps, inks and in the production of

Color( Gardner Scale) 10 Unit Max 7 Unit
Clarity Good Good
Iodine Value (gms. OF IODINE/100gms.) 170 min 182
Acid Value mgs. OF KOH/gm 2 Max 1.0