Castor bean contains 46-56% of oil and the oil content in the deshelled bean can reach 70%. The bean also has a rich protein content of 18.9%.
Castor oil has good fluidity. Refined castor oil can still flow at -22 degrees, and there is no turbidity after rapid cooling at -50 degrees.
It is an important bioenergy source and chemical raw material.
Castor oil is widely used in the aerospace, mechanical, national defense and medical field. Castor bean cake is used as fertilizer and the cake after detoxification can be made into high protein feed.
If you are planning for setting up a small castor oil factory with small land space, small investment and high oil yield, the machine shows in the picture below should be your best choice.
The quantity of each processing equipment shown in the below picture varifies according to production output, feel free to send an inquiry and tell us your capacity needs and then we can offer the detailed equipment list, layout design and best price.
Castor oil press machine is used for pressing castor bean for oil. There are semi-automatic castor oil press and automatic castor oil press. The castor oil produced is used for industrial applications and the residual oil rate is 6-8%. Castor oil machine features convenient operation, easy maintenance, and stable performance.
Having wide applications, castor oil extraction machine can also process peanut, rapeseed, soybean, sunflower seed, camellia seed, cottonseed, copra, palm kernel, corn germ, sesame, walnut, etc. Castor bean shelling machine is available for shelling the castor seeds.