Tag: Oil extraction

  • Grape Seed                 grape seed oil – the power of the seeds!

    Grape Seed grape seed oil – the power of the seeds!

    GRAPE SEED OIL How is grape seed oil produced? Grape seed oil can be obtained by hot pressing as well as by chemical extraction and refining. However, if you want to produce an oil with many valuable ingredients (such as vitamin E and lecithin), cold pressing should be used to press the grape seeds. However,…

  • Sunflower                    are an important source of high-quality sunflower oil!

    Sunflower are an important source of high-quality sunflower oil!

    It is fascinating to see how such a valuable product is created from the small kernels. The process of extracting the oil is not only interesting, but also sustainable, as the remains of the seeds can be reused. This is how oil extraction succeeds! To obtain the oil, the ripe sunflower seeds are first completely…

  • Soy bean                    Time to make your own soybean oil!

    Soy bean Time to make your own soybean oil!

    Soybean oil An oil press can be used to process soybeans into high-quality soybean oil! Essentially, there are two ways of processing soybeans. Depending upon the method, the soybeans can be processed either shelled or unshelled. To the technical solutions: We will be happy to advise you on this seed and show you options. Contact…

  • Mustard seed               the only basis for spicy and healthy mustard oil!

    Mustard seed the only basis for spicy and healthy mustard oil!

    The production of mustard oil from mustard seeds is a fascinating process Mustard oil can be extracted from all three varieties of mustard, as they all have an oil content of 20 to 35%. The term “mustard oil” refers to both the fatty and the essential oil of the mustard seed. The essential oil is…

  • Black Cumin             Black cumin oil with oil press from Florapower

    Black Cumin Black cumin oil with oil press from Florapower

    Everything you need to know about extracting black cumin seed oil! The oil is extracted by the cold-pressing method, in which the cleaned black cumin seeds are dried and fed to the screw press with the aid of a dosing screw. A particularly gentle process is important to preserve the essential fatty acids (Roth/Kormann 2000,…

  • Sea buckthorn           Discover the power of homemade sea buckthorn oil!

    Sea buckthorn Discover the power of homemade sea buckthorn oil!

    Oil extraction from Sanndorn Sea buckthorn oil is divided into three different types of oil. On the one hand, the fruit pulp oil can be obtained by sedimentation or centrifugation of the raw pressed juice. However, this can also be produced by extraction with supercritical CO2. Seed oil is obtained by separating the seeds from…

  • Sacha Inchi                   Oil extraction with the Florapower oil press!

    Sacha Inchi Oil extraction with the Florapower oil press!

    Sacha Inchi oil Interesting facts about oil extraction Sacha Inchi oil is extracted from the Sacha Inchi nuts, also called Inca peanut. The cold pressing process is used to extract the oil. The Sacha Inchi nuts are gently preheated to the pressing temperature and then dosed into a screw press. The obtained products, Sacha Inchi…

  • Paprika/bell pepper seed Paprika seed oil from our own production!

    Paprika/bell pepper seed Paprika seed oil from our own production!

    The production of paprika seed oil! Traditionally, the seeds are first removed from the bell pepper fruit and stored to dry. After a week, they are ground and then the oil is chemically extracted from the flour. To obtain a higher quality oil, the seeds are de-oiled purely mechanically without chemical oil extraction. The seeds…

  • Palm kernel                    Palm nut oil with the Florapower oil press!

    Palm kernel Palm nut oil with the Florapower oil press!

    Oil extraction Palm oil (also known as palm fat) is made from the flesh of the palm nuts, while palm kernel oil is made from the kernels of the oil fruit. To obtain the palm oil, the fruit is pressed in mills so that the palm oil is obtained from the fleshy mesocarp. Due to…

  • Moringa                Produce Moringa oil with the Florapower oil press!

    Moringa Produce Moringa oil with the Florapower oil press!

    Moringa oil production, the process! Moringa oil is extracted from the moringa oleifera plant, and can be produced in different ways. For pharmaceutical purposes, moringa seeds are mechanically pressed in a cold-pressing process. For this, the oil is extracted from whole mature moringa seeds with a press, the degree of extraction being dependent on the…