kapok oil

kapok oil

[′kā‚päk ‚ȯil]
(materials)
Yellow-green oil with pleasant aroma and taste; soluble in alcohol, ether, and chloroform; derived by pressing seeds of the kapok tree; used in edible oils and soap stock. Also spelled kapoc oil.
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Among them are hedge castor oil, coconut oil, soybean oil, and kapok oil, Castor oil, however, is most potential commercially.
Vegetable oils include crude coconut oil (CCO) and palm oil--crude palm oil (PKO) & palm kernel oil (PKO), soybean oil, groundnut oil, sun flower seed oil, kapok oil and corn oil.