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Cosmetics Ingredients
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Cosmetics Ingredients


CAS Number: 8002-74-2
Chem/IUPAC Name: Paraffin waxes and Hydrocarbon waxes. A complex combination of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum fractions by solvent crystallization (solvent deoiling) or by the sweating process. It consists predominantly of straight chain hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly greater than C20; Synthetic wax is a hydrocarbon wax obtained by the controlled polymerisation of ethylene
EINECS/ELINCS No: 232-315-6
COSING REF No: 80523

What does SYNTHETIC WAX do in a formulation?

  • Antistatic
  • Binding
  • Emollient
  • Emulsion stabilising
  • Masking
  • Viscosity controlling

Who supplies SYNTHETIC WAX ?

Micro Powders
Kobo Products
The International Group
NuCera Solutions

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