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Section III - Chapter 15
Animal or Vegetable Fats and Oils and Their Cleavage Products; Prepared Edible Fats; Animal or Vegetable Waxes
Notes
1. This chapter does not cover:
(a). Pig fat or poultry fat of heading 0209;
(b). Cocoa butter, fat or oil (heading 1804);
(c). Edible preparations containing by weight more than 15 percent of the products of heading 0405 (generally chapter 21);
(d). Greaves (heading 2301) or residues of headings 2304 to 2306;
(e). Fatty acids, prepared waxes, medicaments, paints, varnishes, soap, perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations, sulfonated oils or other goods of section VI; or
(f). Factice derived from oils (heading 4002).
2. Heading 1509 does not apply to oils obtained from olives by solvent extraction (heading 1510).
3. Heading 1518 does not cover fats or oils or their fractions, merely denatured, which are to be classified in the heading appropriate to the corresponding undenatured fats and oils, and their fractions.
4. Soap-stocks, oil foots and dregs, stearin pitch, glycerol pitch and wool grease residues fall in heading 1522.
Subheading Note
1. For the purposes of subheadings 1514.11 and 1514.19, the expression low erucic acid rape or colza oil means the fixed oil which has an erucic acid content of less than 2 percent by weight.

Schedule B No. and Headings Commodity Description Unit of Quantity Second Quantity
15 Animal or Vegetable Fats and Oils and Their Cleavage Products; Prepared Edible Fats; Animal or Vegetable Waxes
15.01 - Pig fat (including lard) and poultry fat, other than that of heading 0209 or 1503:
1501.10.0000 - - Lard kg
1501.20 - - Other pig fat:
1501.20.0040 - - - Choice white grease kg
1501.20.0060 - - - Yellow grease kg
1501.20.0080 - - - Other kg
1501.90.0000 - - Other kg
15.02 - Fats of bovine animals, sheep or goats, other than those of heading 1503:
1502.10 - - Tallow:
1502.10.0020 - - - Edible kg
1502.10.0040 - - - Inedible kg
1502.90.0000 - - Other kg
1503.00.0000 - Lard stearin, lard oil, oleostearin, oleo-oil and tallow oil, not emulsified or mixed or otherwise prepared kg
15.04 - Fats and oils and their fractions, of fish or marine mammals, whether or not refined, but not chemically modified:
1504.10.0000 - - Fish-liver oils and their fractions kg
1504.20 - - Fats and oils and their fractions, of fish, other than liver oils:
1504.20.6020 - - - Menhaden kg
1504.20.7000 - - - Other kg
1504.30.0000 - - Fats and oils and their fractions, of marine mammals kg
15.05 - Wool grease and fatty substances derived therefrom (including lanolin):
1505.00.1000 - - Wool grease, crude kg
1505.00.9000 - - Other kg
1506.00.0000 - Other animal fats and oils and their fractions, whether or not refined, but not chemically modified kg
15.07 - Soybean oil and its fractions, whether or not refined, but not chemically modified:
1507.10.0000 - - Crude oil, whether or not degummed kg
1507.90 - - Other:
1507.90.4020 - - - Once-refined (subjected to alkali or caustic wash, but not bleached or deodorized) kg
1507.90.4050 - - - Other (fully refined, washed, bleached or deodorized) kg
15.08 - Peanut (ground-nut) oil and its fractions, whether or not refined, but not chemically modified:
1508.10.0000 - - Crude oil kg
1508.90.0000 - - Other kg
15.09 - Olive oil and its fractions, whether or not refined, but not chemically modified:
1509.10 - - Virgin:
1509.10.2000 - - - Weighing with the immediate container under 18 kg kg
1509.10.4000 - - - Other kg
1509.90 - - Other:
1509.90.2000 - - - Weighing with the immediate container under 18 kg kg
1509.90.4000 - - - Other kg
1510.00.0000 - Other oils and their fractions, obtained solely from olives, whether or not refined, but not chemically modified, including blends of these oils and fractions with oils or fractions of heading 1509 kg
15.11 - Palm oil and its fractions, whether or not refined, but not chemically modified:
1511.10.0000 - - Crude oil kg
1511.90.0000 - - Other kg
15.12 - Sunflower-seed, safflower or cottonseed oil, and fractions thereof, whether or not refined, but not chemically modified:
- - Sunflower-seed or safflower oil and fractions thereof:
1512.11 - - - Crude oil:
1512.11.0020 - - - - Sunflower-seed oil kg
1512.11.0040 - - - - Safflower oil kg
1512.19 - - - Other:
1512.19.0020 - - - - Sunflower-seed oil kg
1512.19.0040 - - - - Safflower oil kg
- - Cottonseed oil and its fractions:
1512.21.0000 - - - Crude oil, whether or not gossypol has been removed kg
1512.29 - - - Other:
1512.29.0020 - - - - Once-refined (subjected to alkali or caustic wash, but not bleached or deodorized) kg
1512.29.0040 - - - - Other (fully refined, washed, bleached or deodorized) kg
15.13 - Coconut (copra), palm kernel or babassu oil and fractions thereof, whether or not refined, but not chemically modified:
- - Coconut (copra) oil and its fractions:
1513.11.0000 - - - Crude oil kg
1513.19.0000 - - - Other kg
- - Palm kernel or babassu oil and fractions thereof:
1513.21.0000 - - - Crude oil kg
1513.29.0000 - - - Other kg
15.14 - Rapeseed, colza or mustard oil, and fractions thereof, whether or not refined, but not chemically modified:
- - Low erucic acid rape or colza oil and its fractions:
1514.11.0000 - - - Crude oil kg
1514.19.0000 - - - Other kg
- - Other:
1514.91.0000 - - - Crude oil kg
1514.99.0000 - - - Other kg
15.15 - Other fixed vegetable fats and oils (including jojoba oil) and their fractions, whether or not refined, but not chemically modified:
- - Linseed oil and its fractions:
1515.11.0000 - - - Crude oil kg
1515.19.0000 - - - Other kg
- - Corn (maize) oil and its fractions:
1515.21.0000 - - - Crude oil kg
1515.29 - - - Other:
1515.29.0020 - - - - Once-refined (subjected to alkalai or caustic wash, but not bleached or deodorized) kg
1515.29.0040 - - - - Other (fully refined, washed, bleached or deodorized) kg
1515.30.0000 - - Castor oil and its fractions kg
1515.50.0000 - - Sesame oil and its fractions kg
1515.90 - - Other:
1515.90.6000 - - - Jojoba oil and its fractions kg
1515.90.8002 - - - Other kg
15.16 - Animal or vegetable fats and oils, and their fractions, partly or wholly hydrogenated, inter-esterified, re-esterified or elaidinized, whether or not refined, but not further prepared:
1516.10.0000 - - Animal fats and oils and their fractions kg
1516.20.0000 - - Vegetable fats and oils and their fractions kg
15.17 - Margarine; edible mixtures or preparations of animal or vegetable fats or oils or of fractions of different fats or oils of this chapter, other than edible fats or oils or their fractions of heading 1516:
1517.10.0000 - - Margarine, excluding liquid margarine kg
1517.90 - - Other:
- - - Artificial mixtures of two or more of the products provided for in headings 1501 to 1515, inclusive:
1517.90.3020 - - - - Salad and cooking oils kg
- - - - Baking or frying fats:
1517.90.3040 - - - - - Wholly of vegetable oils kg
1517.90.3060 - - - - - Other kg
1517.90.3080 - - - - Other kg
- - - Other:
1517.90.4015 - - - - Partially hydrogenated salad and cooking oil kg
1517.90.4035 - - - - Soybean oil, wholly hydrogenated kg
1517.90.4055 - - - - Cottonseed oil, wholly hydrogenated kg
1517.90.4085 - - - - Other kg
1518.00.0000 - Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their fractions, boiled, oxidized, dehydrated, sulfurized, blown, polymerized by heat in vacuum or in inert gas or otherwise chemically modified, excluding those of heading 1516; inedible mixtures or preparations of kg
1520.00.0000 - Glycerol, crude; glycerol waters and glycerol lyes kg
15.21 - Vegetable waxes (other than triglycerides), beeswax, other insect waxes and spermaceti, whether or not refined or colored:
1521.10.0000 - - Vegetable waxes kg
1521.90.0000 - - Other kg
1522.00.0000 - Degras; residues resulting from the treatment of fatty substances or animal or vegetable waxes kg

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