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US Patent #4,329,298 - Isomerization of jojoba oil and products thereof (1982)
US Patent #4,360,387 - Isomorphous jojoba oil compositions containing trans-isomerized jojoba oil (1982)
US Patent #4,451,480 - Method of treating acne using ozonized materials (1984)
US Patent #4,591,602 - Ozonide esters and topical compositions containing same (1986)
Jojoba Oil Tolerance Exemption 10/95 (1995)
Jojoba Oil Tolerance Exemption 1/96, Page 1 (1996)
Jojoba Oil Tolerance Exemption 1/96, Page 2 (1996)
Biopesticide Fact Sheet - jojoba Oil (067200) (1999)
US Patent #5,968,530 - Emollient compositions (1999)
US Patent #5,962,043 - Weight reduction method for dogs and other pets (1999)
US Patent #6,007,823 - Simmondsin concentrate from jojoba (1999)
US Patent #4,130,495 - Liquid jojoba oil derivatives
US Patent #2,350,082 - Composition of Matter and Preparation and Process of Producing the Same
US Patent #2,413,009 - Refining Fats, Fatty Acids and Waxes (BL)
US Patent #6,432,428 - Dry Emollient Compositions Composing Mono-Unsaturated Jojoba Esters
US Patent #6,436,379 - Emollient For Cuticle Treatment and Delivery System Therefore
US Patent #6,245,364 - Weight Reduction Method For Cats and Other Pets
Japanese Patent Application #2001161800 - Solid Water-In-Oil Type Emulsified Cosmetic
Japanese Patent Application #2000228274 - Skin Lotion

Jojoba Chemistry and Research


Abbott, T., "FT-IR Analysis of jojoba Protein Conformations in D2O", Applied Spectroscopy, Vol. 45, No. 10, 1991
Abbott, T., "Microorganisms for Degrading Simmondsin and Related Cyanogenic Toxins in Jjojoba", Appl Microbio Biotechnol, 34: 1990
Arquette, J., Cummings, M., "Jojoba Esters in Lipsticks", Cosmetics and Toiletries, vol 113, No. 1998.
Arquette, J., Cummings, M., "Non Comedogenic and Hypoallergenic Properties of Jojoba Oil and Hydrogenated jojoba Oil", JSCC, vol 49, Nov/Dec 1998
Benzioni, A., "Physiological Toleration of Jojoba Wax in Laboratory Animals", J. Soc. Cosmet. Chem., 33, May/June 1982
Benzioni, A., Vaknin, Y., "Effect of female and male genotypes and environment on wax composition in jojoba", JOACS, Vol. 79, No. 3, 2002
Binman, S., Belfer, S., Shani, A., "Functionalization of the double-bond region of the jojoba oil. 8. Chemical binding of jojoba liquid wax to a polymer matrix via an amine spacer", JAOCS, Vol. 73, No. 9, 1996
Binman, S., Shani, A., "Functionalization at the Double-Bond Region of Jojoba Oil 8. Chemical Binding of Jojoba Liquid Wax to a Polymer Matrix via an Amine "Spacer", JAOCS, Vol. 73, No. 9, 1996
Binman, S., Shani, A., "Functionalization at the Double-Bond Region of jojoba Oil. 7. Chemical Binding of Jojoba Liquid Wax to Polystyrene Resins", JAOCS, Vol. 73, No. 9, 1996
Brown, J., Kleiman, R., Cummings, M., "Oxidative Stability of Botanical Oils in Color Cosmetics", Cosmetics & Toiletries, Vol 117, No 1, 2002, p. 59-64.
Brown, J., Kleiman R., Trans Isomers in Cosmetics, Soap & Cosmetics, May 2001, p.33-36.
Brown, J., Kleiman R., Trans Isomers in Cosmetics, Part2, Soap & Cosmetics, June 2001, p.44-50.
Brown, J., Kleiman, R., "Oxidative Stability of Botanical Emollients", Cosmetics & Toiletries, vol 112, No. 7, 1997
Brown, S., Cummings, M., "Naturally Safe", Parfumerie Und Kosmetik, 80. Jahrgang, Nr. 9/1999
Cadicamo, P., "A Second Study of Jojoba Oil, its Derivatives and Other Cosmetic Oils", SCCS, Vol. 59, No. 6, June 1983
Cadicamo, P., "A Study of Jojoba Oil, its Derivatives and Other Cosmetic Oils", Cosmet. & Toiletries, Vol. 97, Feb. 1982
Cummings, M., Cavan, A., "The Gentle Touch", Soap, Perfumery and Cosmetics (SPC), February, 2000
Cummings, M., Dwyer, K., "A Natural Alternative", Soap, Perfumery and Cosmetics (SPC) Asia, May, 1999
Cummings, M., Built to Last (Surfactants-jojoba), Soap, Perfumery & Cosmetics, November 2001, p. 42-45.
Dunstone, R., "A Rapid Micromethod for the Quantitative Analysis of Jojoba Wax and its Components", JAOCS, Vol. 61, No. 6, 1984
Dunstone, R., "Effect of Temperature on Seed Development in Jojoba", Aust. J. Agric. Res., Vol. 35, 1984
Final Report on the Safety Assessment of Jojoba Oil and jojoba Wax, J. Am. College of Tox., Vol. 11, No. 1, 1992
Haumann, B., "Jojoba: Desert Shrub to Commercial Crop", JAOCS, Vol. 60, No. 1, 1983
Goldemberg, B., "Correlation of Skin Feel of Emollients to Their Chemical Structure", J. Soc. Cosmetic Chem., Vol. 22, Sept, 1971
Manos, C., "Toxicologic Studies with Lambs Fed Jojoba Meal Supplemented Rations", J. Agric. Food Chem. Vol. 34, 1986
Marshall, M., Brown, J., "Testing for Mutagenic Activity in Jojobutter-51", SCCS, Sept. 1983
Medvedovici, A., Lazou, K., D?Oosterlinck, A., Zhao, Y., Sandra, P., "Analysis of jojoba oil by LC-coordination ion spray-MS (LC-CIS-MS)", J. Sep. Sci., Vol. 25, No. 3, 2002
Miwa, T., "Chemical Aspects of Jojoba Oil", Cosmetic and Perfumery, Jan. 1973
Nabetani, H., Abbott, T., "Optical Separation of Jojoba Protein Using Membrane Processes", IECR, May, 1995
National Research Council 1985 jojoba: "New Crop for Arid Lands, New Material for Industry" National Academy Press 1985
Purcell, H., Abbott, T., Holser, R., and Phillips, B. "Simmondsin and Wax Ester Levels in 100 High-yielding Jojoba Clones", Industrial Crops and Products Vol.12, 2000
Saguy, I., Shani, A., "Utilization of Jojoba Oil for Deep-fat Frying of Foods", Academic Press Ltd. , 573, 1996
Schwarz, J., Shani, A., "Enhanced Antiinflammatory Activity of Diclofenac in Jojoba Oil Submicron Emulsion Cream", J. Appl. Cosmetol. Vol. 14, Jan-Mar 1996
Shani, A., "Chemical and Technological Aspects of Jojoba Wax and its Derivatives", JOTAI, Vol. 28, No. 3, 1996
Shani, A., "Heavily Brominated and Highly Unsaturated Derivatives of Jojoba Oil", JAOCS, Vol. 65, No. 8, 1988
Shani, A., "Jojoba Oil and Some of its Derivatives in Cosmetic and Health Products", SCCS, July, 1983
Shani, A., "Jojoba Wax as a Component of Separation Systems", Recent Res. Devel. Oil Chem., Vol. 3, 1999
Shani, A., "Metal Sorption Properties of Sulfur-Chlorinated Jojoba Wax Bound to Polystyrene Beads", J. App. Polymer Sci., Vol 63, 1997
Shani, A., Belfer, S., Binman, S., Shevachman, M., "Chemical binding of jojoba liquid wax to polyethylene", JAOCS, Vol. 78, No. 3, 2001
Shani, A., Zeltser I., "Pinacol rearrangement of jojoba bis-epoxide", JAOCS, Vol. 79, No. 6, 2002
Singh, J., Dharmveer, Champawat, R.S., "Effect of different media, temperature and pH on growth of three species of Fusarium causing wilt of Simmondsia chinensis (jojoba)", Annals of Biology, Vol. 18, No. 2, 2002
Taguchi, M., Kunimoto, K., "Jojoba Wax in Cosmetic Creams and Lotions", Cosmetics & Toiletries, Vol. 95, April 1980
Wisniak, J., "The Chemistry and Technology of Jojoba Oil", American Oil Chemists' Society Press, 1987