ASTON offers to consumers a refined high oleic sunflower oil under the trade mark ASTON (high oleic sunflower oil).Basic advantages:
- high content of oleic acid (more than 75%)
- natural antioxidant
- high content of vitamin E
- as concerns useful properties is equivalent to olive oil
- smoke point = 260 degrees (while the usual sunflower oil is 170 degrees)
- increased oxidation stability (does not form carcinogens)
Using of high oleic sunflower oil for the preparation of various dishes can significantly improve their useful properties. The main value and beneficial difference from other vegetable oils is the high content of oleic acid (more than 75%), which has a positive effect on human health. The highest content of vitamin E, which is a natural antioxidant, in comparison with other edible oils, helps to strengthen human immunity, reduces the risk of cancer and cardiovascular diseases. High-oleic sunflower oil is more resistant to high temperatures, which makes it optimal for deep-frying. In the food industry, high-oleic oil is used in the production of food products as an oil for spraying snacks, crackers, dry breakfasts, deep-fried oils, is an ideal component for the production of margarine.
ASTON delivers high oleic sunflower oil to its partners – foodstuff manufacturers in Russia. In the HoReCa segment the Company produces refined high oleic sunflower oil under the brand Premium ASTON.
The ASTON oils – functional foods for a healthy diet. Selection of high-oleic sunflower is used in Europe for the production of healthy food. High-oleic oils provide a balanced content of Omega-3, Omega-6, Omega-9 and natural antioxidants recommended by the World Health Organization for proper nutrition. The complex of these unsaturated fatty acids and vitamins has an immunostimulatory effect on the human body, contributes to the prevention of diabetes and obesity, the development of cardiovascular diseases and cancer.
The full cycle of oil plant processing as well as implementation of quality management system ISO 9001 give a guarantee of compliance with hardest requirements of the Russian GOST, as well as compliance with sanitary and hygienic standards and rules during the entire process of production of the product. In 2009, the audit of the international independent company European Food Safety Inspection Service (EFSIS) confirmed the implementation of European standards for compliance with sanitary and hygienic standards and the effectiveness of the HACCP system by issuing of a relevant certificate. In February 2010, the management system of the Morozovsk production complex (Morozovsk branch of the ASTON JSC) has been certified in accordance with the requirements of international standard ISO 9001:2008. The certificate under British accreditation UKAS issued by the Russian subdivision of the SGS group.
For cooperation contact the Sales Department.
Head of the Sales Department
Lukashev Alexey Anatol'evich
Tel.: +7 863 261-81-17, 261-81-04 (add. 4117).