Technologies

Agricultural Sciences

Title:

Process for Bleached Wax from Crude Rice Bran Wax

Area:

Agricultural Sciences

Developing Agency:

Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT), Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India  

Technology Readiness Index:

Technology Development

Brief Description

Description :

The technology is an improved bleaching process and quality improvement rice bran wax obtained by the purification process of rice bran oil. Quality improvement and bleaching wax obtained in the present invention is a homogeneous molten wax of about 78-80 ?. The technology provides a very simple and efficient filtration in both quality improvement and bleaching stage. Oil loss to vegetable oil industry can be reduced.