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Would you compare oleic acid content of olive oil to emu oil?

From: 
E.T.
Question: 

Which of the two oils have more high presence of oleic acid OLIVE OIL or EMU OIL? Which one of the two oil have a high penetration then the other?

Source: 
Olive Oil News
Answer: 

Olive oil has about 55-85% Oleic acid with an average according to my chemistry text of about 76%. It depends on the growing conditions, variety and time of picking. I don't know about emu oil. As far as penetration, that would depend on what you are trying to penetrate.

Date: 
Sunday, May 15, 2005

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