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Kendi Oil

Givaudan Active Beauty

Description :
Kendi oil is a certified organic oil (ECOCERT standard) rich in omega 3 and γ-tocopherol, obtained from an Indonesian tree, Aleurites moluccana. Kendi oil improves the sensory dimension of cosmetic formulations through its unique organoleptic properties.

ETHICAL sourcing:
Kendi oil is obtained through a cold pressure process. The production process involves the local communities and has been developed following a fully ecological approach. Fruits are manually collected and the trees are preserved. This project helps the economic development of the island. Aleurites cultures are an essential income for the communities that traditionnally live from local resources.

Product family :
Intermediate products > Functional additives

Sectors/Markets :

Bio-based content
Aleurites moluccana (Indonesian tree)

Environmental gain
Low impact - Allows valorisation of vegetable diversity while respecting plants and local populations - Cold pressure process

ECOCERT certified

Geographical target markets, Manufacturing place, Place of supply in plant biomass, Standards - Labels
Last update 21/08/2013
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