Measuring the Color of Olive Oil

Olive oil samples with range of sediment. Left to right least amount of sediment to most amount of sediment.

Olive oil samples with range of sediment. Left to right least amount of sediment to most amount of sediment.

Olive oil is produced by grinding whole olives and extracting the oil by mechanical or chemical means. Olive oil has a wide variety of applications cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, soaps, but most commonly is used in cooking.

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