WAX COMPOUND

Wax Compound
Characteristics
Unit
Specification
Test Method
Melting Point
C
75-80
ASTM D 127-63
Wax Content
C
Around 90%
Oil Content
%
10%
ASTM D 728-68
Flash Point
C
280 ± 10
IS 1448 P-21
Nature
-
Solid Straw Light Brown to Deep Brown
Saponification Value (S.V)
80 - 95
IS 1448 P-55
Iodine Value (I.V)
-10
 
 
   
       

Application:

  • It’s Used in Rubber Industries
  • It’s used in cosmetic and medical products.
  • It’s used in fruit and vegetables to keep
    them fresh, in packing foodand in chewing
    gum as food additive.
  • It’s used in shoe polish, floor and furniture,
    car, equipment, and so on as glazing wax
    and leather retouch material.
  • It’s used in production higher printing ink,
    carbon paper ink, typing wax paper, flint-coated
    paper, etc as paper retouch material and
    paper products additive.
  • It’s used in production oil and emulsion for
    production fiber to improve it’s softness, slides
    and shine of fiber products.