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Cashew Nut Shell Liquid

Technical DataSheet | Supplied by Golden Cashew

Pure and natural product, with no artificial element added. It is a by-product of the cashew industry The oil is extracted from the cashew nut shell, which is a pericarp fluid of the cashew nut shell. CNSL is a mixture of four components: all are substituted phenols - anacardic acid (I), cardanol (II), cardol(III) and 2-methyl cardol(IV). I and II are monohydric phenols whereas III and IV are dihydric phenols. In the nut, CNSL occurs mainly as an anacardic acid (~90%) and cardol around slightly lower than 10%.

Cashew Nut Shell Liquid Product details

Product Type
Physical Form
Product Status
Bio Based
Bio Based Content Comments
cashew nut shell
Last edited Jun 8, 2016
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