Neem oil is a light to dark brown fixed oil with a strong odour reminiscent of mixed peanut and garlic.
Neem Fixed Oil
Azadirachta indica (Neem) Seed Oil.
Used in cosmetics, largely in soap manufacture. Neem oil has biocidic properties and is widely finding use as an effective pesticide in organic farming.
Cold or hot pressed from the fruit and seeds of Neem. The oil can also be obtained by solvent extraction.
Neem is found chiefly in the Indian sub-continent.
|Typical Fatty Acid Profile||
16:0 Palmitic 21.4%