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Table 7 Physical, Chemical and Other properties of T. peruviana seedoil extracted

From: Brette Pearl Spar Mable (BPSM): a potential recoverable catalyst as a renewable source of biodiesel from Thevetia peruviana seed oil for the benefit of sustainable development in West Africa

Parameters Yellow oleander seed oil
Physical properties
 Physical state at room temperature Yellowish in colour
 Moisture content (%) 0.0131
 Specific gravity 0.8984
 Mean Molecular mass 973.87
Chemical properties
 %FFA (as oleic acid) 1.9024
 Acid value (mg KOH/g oil) 3.8048
 Saponification value (mg KOH/g oil) 57.5025
 Iodine value (g I2/100g oil) 97.600
 Peroxide value (meq O2/kg oil) 23.800
 Higher heating value (MJ/kg) 47.056
Other properties
 Cetane number 140.998
 API 26.00
 Diesel index 181.94
 Aniline point ( oF) 699.77