Linseed Oil

   

Origin

Obtained from the dried, ripened seeds of the flax plant (Linum usitatissimum). The Linseed is broken and heated up to 70 C. With this temperature the oil can be crushed more easily out of the seed and the best quality oil for technical purpose can be reached.

Chemical Properties:

Drying oil with polymer-forming properties

Application:

Used in paint industry for the production of Alkyd resins, drying oil finish or varnish in wood finishing, as a pigment binder in oil paints, as a plasticizer and hardener in putty, and in the manufacture of linoleum.

Categories:

Cold Pressed Linseed Oil, Blown Linseed Oils, Linseed Stand oils, Boiled Linseed Oils, Raw Linseed Oil

 

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