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Sacha Inchi


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SACHA INCHI
Plukenetia volubilis

Harmonized System Code: 1515.90
Sacha Inchi has been cultivated for over 3000 years in the Amazon rainforest. The seeds of this plant are rich in protein, Omega 3, vitamin E, vitamin A and fiber. The oil is also available, it has a similar flavor to olive oil, just slightly lighter and nuttier.


HEALTH BENEFITS:


  • Lowers LDL cholesterol (bad cholesterol) and raises HDL cholesterol (good cholesterol).
  • Helps control glucose levels.
  • Improves vision and maintains eye health.

SOME USES:


  • Dressing for salads.
  • As ingredient for savory dishes.
  • Cosmetic use (skin care).

SPECIFICATIONS:


Sacha Inchi oil

Moisture <0.5 %
Description Extra virgin, cold pressed oil, having ideally Omega-3 and Omega-6 essential fatty acids along with Omega-9, tocopherols and vitamin A
Color Golden yellow
Odor and taste Characteristic

TYPICAL OIL ANALYSIS:


Composition

Value

Polyunsaturated fat (Omega-3 and Omega-6)

82.91%

Monounsaturated fat (Omega-9)

8.81%

Palmitic

5.18%

Stearic

2.01%

Myristic

1.09%


QUALITY PARAMETERS:


Composition

Value

Free fatty acid

<1.0%

Peroxide value mEq/Kg

<10.0

Iodine value

<176

Insaponifiable matter

<1%

PACKAGING:


Oil

250 ml glass bottles

25 L bucket


PROCESSING FLOWCHART:



STORAGE CONDITIONS:

Sealed container, dry environment away from direct light and heat.


SHELF LIFE:

18 months from manufacturing date.


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Calle Victoriano Castillo Velarde N° 125 Of. 201
Urbanización Los Jazmines
Miraflores, Lima – Perú

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+511 717 5116
+511 717 5117

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