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Fatty acid composition
of some plant oils


Fatty
acid

Grape seed

Carthame

Poppy oil

Linseed

Camelina
oil

Almond

Hazel nut

Walnut

16:0

7-10

6-7

9-11

4-10

5.3

6-8

5-9

6-8

16:1

<0.5

<0.5

-

<0.5

 

<1

-

-

18:0

3-6

2-3

1-2

2-8

3

1-2

1-4

1-3

18:1

14-22

10-20

13-18

10-20

18.7

64-82

66-83

14-20

18:2

65-73

68-80

70-77

12-24

16

8-28

8-25

55-65

18:3n-3

<0.5

-

1-3

45-70

38.1

-

<0.6

9-15

20:0

-

<0.5

-

<0.5

1.4

-

-

-

20:1

-

-

-

<0.5

11.6

-

-

-

22:0 <0.5              
22:1

 

-

-

-

2.5

-

-

-



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