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Paraffin Wax

PARAF F I N WAXES HS Code: 27122000

Paraffin Waxes are used in applications such as cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, food applications, candle formulations, crayons etc.

 

PROPERTIES

TEST METHOD

WPJ 48

WPJ 50

WPJ 52

WPJ 54

WPJ 56

WPJ 58

WPJ 51(spl)

Description

VISUAL

white translucent soft mass, Unctuous to touch and odorless

Color(Lovibond) 2” cell

IP 17/52

2.0Y(max)

Color

USP

Compiles

Identification

BP/EP

Compiles

Congealing Point, C

ASTM D 938

>46

>48

>50

>51

>53

>54

50-56

Drop Point, C

BP/ EP

48-50

50-52

52-54

53-56

56-58

57-60

50-60

Drop Melting Point, C

USP / ASTM

50-55

52-56

54-58

56-60

57-63

58-66

57-60

Consistency @ 25 C, (dmm)

USP / BP

150-180

150-180

150-180

150-180

150-180

140-180

180-200

Kin. Viscosity @ 100 c, cSt

ASTM D 445

>4.0

>4.0

>5.0

>5.0

>5.0

>6.0

9.0-12.50

Sp. Gravity @ 60 c

USP

0.815-0.880

              

 

MICRO WAX BLEND HS Code: 27129090

SW72 Micro Wax is mixture of Refined Hydrocarbon Waxes with highest degree of purity. It is suitable for Pharmaceutical, Cosmetic and Food Industries.

Characteristics

Test Method

Requirements

Typical Results

 

 

Lower Limit

Upper Limit

 

Appearance

Visual

Yellow Hard Mass

Complies

color, ASTM

ASTM D 1500

 

0.5

10.5

Color, Lovibond

IP 17/52

0.5B + 4.0Y, Max

0.28 + 1.8Y

Odor, Rating

ASTM D 1833

 

2

 

Congealing Point, oc

ASTM D 938

60

68

66.20

Melting Point, oc

ASTM D 127

70

78

72.80

Oil Content, %

ASTM D 721

 

5.0

3.2

Needle Penetration @250C, dmm

ASTM D 1321

25

40

33

Kin. viscosity @ 1000C, cSt

ASTM D 445

7.0

10.0

7.90

Acidity / Alkalinity

USP / NF

To Comply

Complies

Residue On Ignition, %

USP /

NW 0.1%

0.01