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Table 1 Oil content * (%) in hemp seed varieties and iodine value

From: Nutritive quality of romanian hemp varieties (Cannabis sativa L.) with special focus on oil and metal contents of seeds

Samples Zenit Diana Denise Armanca Silvana
Oil content % (w/w) 2010 27.37 ± 0.11 26.54 ± 0.22 26.96 ± 0.06 29.27 ± 0.37 28.89 ± 0.08
2011 22.97 ± 0.96 20.82 ± 0.85 25.30 ± 0.14 25.32 ± 1,21 25.04 ± 0.34
Iodine value 140.5 ± 1.50 141.3 ± 1.24 144.4 ± 1.41 155.5 ± 1.62 150.6 ± 1.36
(g of I 2 / 100 g of oil)
Iodine value from the literature (g of I 2 / 100 g of oil) 140-172**
   154-165***
  1. *Values are means ± SD of five hemp (C. sativa) oils, analyzed individually in triplicate.
  2. **Tabără, V, 2005 [41].
  3. ***Anwar et al. (2006) [42].