Organic Crude Shea Butter(SBC003)


Our organic crude shea butter has not been processed or refined. This is used as a skin conditioning agent or food additive. Please download Technical Bulletin and Safety Data Sheet for complete information about this product.

Specifications

Appearance: Light to dark yellow soft solid

Odor: Characteristic – Robust

Iodine Value: 40-80

Peroxide Value (Meq/kg): 10.0 Maximum

Acid Value (mg KOH/g): 5.0 Maximum

All testing is performed at 25 C unless otherwise noted.

Typical Melting Point: 29-34 C

Packaging: 55lb carton

Preservatives: None

Certifications:

  • Certified Organic under USDA NOP and equivalent CE 834/2007 and 889/2009
  • Certified Organic by Mayacert

Cautions: Store in a cool, dark and dry place (preferably below 18 C)

Shelf Life: 2 years from date of manufacture under optimal storage conditions, in original unopened container.

Process Flow

The organically grown fruit seeds (or nuts) of the shea tree are harvested. The green, edible peel is removed and then the fruit seeds are dried. Next the seeds are crushed, roasted and put through expeller pressing (with no solvents). Once pressed, the crude shea butter goes through our filtration and is packaged into 55lb cartons.

Typical Applications

SKIN CARE

  • Sun Care and After Sun Products
  • Hand and Body Lotions/Gels
  • Facial Moisturizers
  • Shaving/Depilatory Preparations
  • Ointments
  • Bath Oils
  • Lip Balms/Lipsticks

OVER THE COUNTER PHARMACEUTICALS

  • Topical Analgesics/Anesthetics
  • Hydrocortisone Creams
  • First Aid Creams
  • Rubs and Liniments

WHAT PERCENTAGE TO USE

  • Recommend the use of 3-100%

GUARANTEES

  • BSE/TSE-free
  • GMO-free
  • Pesticide-free
  • No animal testing

Contact Terry Labs For More Information

Terry Laboratories is one of the leading suppliers of organic crude shea butter. It has not been processed or refined. Contact us at 1-800-FOR-ALOE to learn more about how to purchase or request a sample online.


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Download Technical Bulletin