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Specification Sheet

Label Ingredients Statement:

Jojoba Oil, Golden, Expeller Pressed, Refined

Product Description: The Jojoba shrub (Simmondsia chinensis) grows in the most arid regions of the world. Argentina, Southern California, Norther Mexico, Arizona, and Israel are the main cultivation areas. It reaches a height of 3m and forces its roots up to 9m into the desert ground. Its seeds contain 50% of precious oil. Jojoba Oil (chemically speaking it represents a natural wax) is unique in its composition in the flora. It consists of fatty and fatty acids alcohols, no glycerin. Jojoba Oil is coming exclusively from first pressing of fresh Jojoba seeds with ensuring filtration. The golden-yellow color and mild odor and the high stability expressed by the long inductive period (Rancimat test) are especially characteristic.

  • Liquid wax
  • Used in cosmetic and skin care products
  • Quickly absorbs into the skin
  • Golden-yellow in color & light odor
  • Used in pharmaceutical products
  • High stability

Prop 65 Statement:

Allergen Disclosure

Statement: Jojoba Oil, Golden, Expeller Pressed, Refined does not contain any of the following allergens, sensitive ingredients, or restricted ingredients:

Peanut/peanut products
Egg/egg products
Shellfish/shellfish products
Other legumes
Animal fat/oil
Hydrolyzed vegetable protein
FD&C colors
Food Starch
Milk/milk products
Fish/fish products
Soy/soybeans/soy products
Wheat/wheat products
Hydrolyzed animal protein
Yeast Extract
Monosodium Glutamate
Natural Colors

2% Saturated Fat

97% Monounsaturated Fat

1% Polyunsaturated Fat

Storage: Light protected, not above room temperature, in tightly sealed containers (nitrogen blanketed).

Shelf Life: Shelf life is 30 months from date of production. Cibaria guarantees a minimum of 6 months from date of shipment.

Sewer Sludge and Irradiation Statement: Cibaria International Products are food grade and have not had any contact with sewage sludge or radiation.

Applications For Product: Used in cosmetic and pharmaceutical applications, Jojoba Oil is hypoallergenic and pure. It has a distinct scent and is golden in color. Jojoba oil for soap making is a very stable ingredient. It is a superb lubricant. The food industry is looking into its dietetic properties, the heat stability, and the long shelf-life.

Country of Origin: Israel, Peru.

USDA NDB (National Nutrition Database)

Nutrient Unit Value per 100.0g Tbsp 13.5g
Water g N/A N/A
Energy kcal 900 121.5
Protein g 0 0
Total lipid (fat) g 100 13.5
Carbohydrate, by difference g 0 0
Fiber, total dietary g N/A N/A
Sugars, total g N/A N/A
Calcium, Ca mg N/A N/A
Iron, Fe mg N/A N/A
Magnesium, Mg mg N/A N/A
Phosphorus, P mg N/A N/A
Potassium, K mg N/A N/A
Sodium, Na mg N/A N/A
Zinc, Zn mg N/A N/A
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid mg N/A N/A
Thiamin mg N/A N/A
Riboflavin mg N/A N/A
Niacin mg N/A N/A
Vitamin B-6 mg N/A N/A
Folate, DFE µg N/A N/A
Vitamin B-12 µg N/A N/A
Vitamin A, RAE µg N/A N/A
Vitamin A, IU IU N/A N/A
Vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) mg N/A N/A
Vitamin D (D2+D3) µg N/A N/A
Vitamin D IU N/A N/A
Vitamin K (phylloquinone) µg N/A N/A
Fatty acids, total saturated g 2 0.27
Fatty acids, total monounsaturated g 97 13.095
Fatty acids, polyunsaturated g 1 0.135
Cholesterol mg N/A N/A
Caffeine mg N/A N/A

Organoleptic Characteristics:

Appearance/Clarity Golden yellow
Flavor/Odor Mild
Color (Lovibond) Red N/A
Color (Lovibond) Yellow N/A

Typical Analysis Ranges:

Free Fatty Acid (% m/m expressed in oleic acid) N/A
Moisture N/A
Peroxide Value Max 8
Iodine Value 80-90
Saponification Value 90-98
p-Anisidine Value N/A
Cold Test N/A
Refractive Index (20°C) 1.465-1.467
Specific Gravity N/A
Oil Stability Index(OSI) N/A
Smoke Point N/A

Typical Fatty Acid Ranges:

C 14:0 Myristic acid N/A
C 16:0 Palmitic Acid Max 3%
C 16:1 Palmitoleic Acid Max 1%
C 17:0 Heptadecanoic Acid N/A
C 17:1 Heptadecenoic acid N/A
C 18:0 Stearic acid N/A
C 18:1 Oleic acid 5%-15%
C 18:2 Linoleic acid N/A
C 18:3 Linolenic acid N/A
C 20:0 Arachidic acid N/A
C 20:1 Gadoleic acid (eicosenoic) 65%-80%
C 22:0 Behenic acid Max 1%
C 22:1 Erucic Acid 10%-22%
C 24:0 Lignoceric Acid N/A

Registrations and Other Product Information:

CAS 61789-91-1


INCL: Simmondsia Chinensis

Notes: Kosher. Not affected by GMO, therefore no labeling regarding any genetic modification needed. Density (20ºC) - 0.863-0.873. Acid Value - Max 2. Unsaponifiable matter - 45%-55%. Color Gardner - Max 10. C 24:1 Nervonic Acid - Max 3.5%. Ecological Control-No.:D-HB-HB-026-5-BC.

This specification was developed with the utmost care based on up-to-date information available, but should be scrutinized by the recipient. It does not release him or her from checking the quality of goods delivered with proper diligence.

Revised: 05/07/2014

705 Columbia Ave
Riverside, CA 92507
(P) (951) 823-8490
(F) (951) 823-8495
(E) info@cibaria-intl.com



1.0 Identification of the substance and of the Company:

Identification of the Substance:

Jojoba Oil
Cibaria International
705 Columbia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92507
Phone: 951-823-8490

2.0 Composition/Information on Ingredients:

Chemical description (mixture):

Jojoba Oil

CAS Number:


3.0 Hazards Identification:

Special hazard for personnel and environment:

This material is not hazardous under Labor Department Regulations. Is generally recognized as Safe (GRAS) under Food Drug and Cosmetic Act.

4.0 First Aid Measures:

General measures:

Upon Inhalation:

May be removed from skin by washing with soap and warm water

Upon Skin contact:

Expose individuals to fresh air source

5.0 Firefighting Measures:

General Information:

Extinguishing Media:

Standard for oil fires

Flash Point:

>290 Deg C

Not to be used extinguishing media:

No information available

Special exposure hazard of substance or production, its combustion products and gasses thereof:

Keep product away from heat source

Special protection for firefighting purposes:

As in any fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent) and full protective gear.

6.0 Accidental release measures:

Precautions related to personnel:

Ensure adequate ventilation.

Procedure for clean-up/removal:

Soak up with inert absorbent material. Keep combustibles (wood, paper, oil, rags and / or other materials away from product) Store wiping rags in metal cans with tight fitting lids. Avoid the use of water in extinguishing oil fires.

Steps to be taken in case material is released or spilled:

Small Spill:

Add solid absorbent, shovel into disposable container and dry area thoroughly with wiping material

Large spill:

Squeegee or pump into holding container, and repeat steps for small spill.

7.0 Handling and storage:


Store away from flame and fire, and excessive heat


Store at room temperature and only in containers that are approved by certified firms.

8.0 Exposure controls / personal protection:

Threshold Limit Value:

As a liquid – none. As an oil mist 10 mg/m3 total particulate.

Inhalation Health Risks and Symptoms of Exposure:

Excessive inhalation of oil mist may affect the respiratory system. Oil mist is classified as a nuisance particulate by ACGIH.

Skin Absorption Health Risk and Symptom of Exposure:

Sensitive individuals may experience dermatitis after long exposure of oil on skin.

9.0 Physical and chemical properties:


Clear to pale yellow






Characteristically fatty odor

Data relevant to safety:

Melting point:

7 Deg C / 44.6 Deg F

Flash point:

>290 Deg C

Ignition temperature:



0.863 – 0.873

Water solubility:


10.0 Stability and reactivity:

General information:

Spontaneous combustion can occur. Stable under normal conditions.

Conditions to be avoided:

High surface area exposure to oxygen can result in polymerization and release of heat

Dangerous decomposition product:

Carbon oxidizing agents

11.0 Toxicological information:

Toxicological testing:

No acute toxicity information is available for this product

Practical experience:


General considerations:


12.0 Ecological Information:

Information on product:

Oil will remain largely on the soil surface; and in water, will remain largely on the water surface. No harmful effects to terrestrial of aquatic habitats would be expected. This product is expected to be biodegradable.

Behavior in ecological setting:


Toxic effects on the ecosystem:


Additional ecological information:


13.0 Disposal considerations:

Dispose in accordance with local, state and federal regulations.

14.0 Transportation information:

Road, rail, air and sea transport not restricted.

15.0 Regulatory information:

Not regulated – Not required

16.0 Additional information:

This SDS sheet revised to meet the OSH 16-section format
N/A. = not applicable
The above information only describes the safety requirements of the product(s) and is given in good faith and based on our current knowledge of the product(s). The above information is not claiming characteristics of the product(s) in terms of legal claims of performance / guarantee.
Delivery specifications are listed in separate product documentation sheets.