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Niger Seed Oil Nutritional Fact

Niger seed oil is extracted from niger seed of the niger plant (Guizotia abyssinica). The niger plant is an annual herb that is cultivated, especially in Ethiopia, Malawi, and India, for its seeds and edible oil. Niger Seed Oil Nutritional Fact 100 grams of niger oil provides the following nutrients; Ascorbic acids 9% Calcium 5

Is your cooking oil safe?

Edible oil is one of the important nutrients needed by human body and plays an important role in human health. However, many consumers are confused by the “sub-headings” on various kinds of edible oil packages on supermarket shelves: the same is edible oil, what is the difference in the quality of oil refined by different

Benefits and Uses of Castor Oil

Castor oil is a multi-purpose vegetable oil that people have used for thousands of years. It’s made by extracting oil from the seeds of the Ricinus communis plant. These seeds, which are known as castor beans, contain a toxic enzyme called ricin. However, the heating process that castor oil undergoes deactivates it, allowing the oil

Common types of edible vegetable fats

Vegetable oil Vegetable oils are oils extracted from plant seeds. There are two ways to extract oil: one is cold pressing, which has light color, light odor and high moisture content; the other is hot pressing, which has deep color, strong odor, low moisture content and large oil output. Commonly used vegetable oils are tea