Blended Waxes Oshkosh facility

Capabilities & Capacity

On-site R&D, technical assistance and lab services to fulfill orders of any size

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Qualified, Knowledgeable Lab Personnel to Provide the Highest Level of Personalized Service

Blended Waxes provides wax research and development, technical assistance, troubleshooting and scientifically proven quality control and testing methods in its on-site laboratory. Our lab equipment is fully maintained and calibrated per manufacturer recommendations for precise accuracy.

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On-site laboratory

On-site laboratory equipment

On-site laboratory instruments and capabilities include:

Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) – Measures wax melt point
Infrared Spectrometer (FTIR) – Tests infrared wavelength to identify chemical composition
Autoviscometer – Tests kinematic viscosity
Brookfield Viscometer – Tests viscosity
Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP) Machine – Detects trace elements
Karl Fischer Water Analyzer – Measures precise water content
Needle Penetrometer – Measures hardness and softness of waxes
Autotitrator – Measures acid and peroxide values
Particle Size Analyzer – Detects particle distribution and measures particle size
Densitometer – Measures density and specific gravity
Gas Chromatograph (GC) – Provides a fingerprint of a wax or wax blend
Lovibond Colorimeter – Measures color in natural waxes, including soy wax
Drop Melt Point Apparatus – Determines the melting point of a substance

Processing & Packaging

Our waxes can be produced in a variety of formats to best suit your application. Formats include:

  • One-pound blocks
  • Slabs
  • Pastilles
  • Liquid bulk
  • Quarter slabs
  • Sticks
Wax storage

We package our custom wax blends in a number of ways, including:

  • 24-gallon fiber drums
  • 59-gallon fiber drums
  • 55-gallon steel drums
  • 5-gallon plastic pails
  • 5-gallon metal pails
  • Sleeve boxes
  • Super sacks
  • Cartons
  • Gaylords
  • Drum bags
  • 25-pound bags
  • 40-pound bags
  • 50-pound bags
  • Rail car
  • Tank truck
Blended Waxes storage
wax slabs

Applications & Industries Served

Wax coatings

We provide blends for a variety of applications and industries, including:

  • Art supplies
  • Candle wax
  • Dairy
  • Dental
  • Medical
  • Cosmetic
  • Adhesive
  • Additive components
  • Box and paper wax coatings
  • Custom toll manufacturing
  • Food and household
Wax format

Want to know more about our Capabilities and Capacity?

Contact us today at (800) 294-4692 or use our online contact form and we’ll connect you with one of our experts.

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