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AACC International Approved Methods -AACC Method 58-30.02. Iodine Value of Fats and Oils -- Cyclohexane-Acetic Acid Method

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Special Properties of Fats, Oils, and Shortenings

AACCI Method 58-30.02
Iodine Value of Fats and Oils -- Cyclohexane-Acetic Acid Method

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Objective
This method measures the unsaturation of fats and oils and is expressed in terms of the number of cg of iodine absorbed per g of sample (% iodine absorbed).It is applicable to all normal fats and oils with iodine values in the range of 18-165 that do not contain conjugated double bonds. This method is equivalent to Official Method Cd 1d-92 of the American Oil Chemists' Society (AOCS). See Note 1.