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Colza oil Description

Colza oil

Colza oil

Colza oil is a nondrying oil obtained from the seeds of brassica rapa, var. Oleifera, a variety of the plant that produces turnips[citation needed]. Colza is extensively cultivated in france, belgium, the united states, the netherlands and germany and poland. In france, especially, the extraction of the oil is an important industry. It is a comparatively nonodoriferous oil of a yellow colour, having a specific gravity varying between 0.912 and 0.920. The cake left after extraction of the oil is a valuable feed ingredient for pigs.

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