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Paraffin Wax

Paraffin Wax

Paraffin wax is used for many products, including candles, paper coating and other industrial uses. It is white and comes in a variety of melt points. It can be used alone or as an additive to provide specific properties to a product.  Blended Waxes has a variety of domestically sourced paraffin wax products available.  If you are looking for a paraffin wax with a custom melt point, contact us.

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Product Description
BW-433 Paraffin Wax This product is a white, soft, fully refined paraffin wax with a 120°F melt point.
BW-1290 Paraffin Wax This product is a paraffin wax blend, is white, fully refined, with a 129°F melt point.
BW-407 Paraffin Wax This product is a white, fully refined paraffin wax with a 130°F melt point.
BW-1330 Paraffin Wax This product is a paraffin wax blend, is white, fully refined, with a 133°F melt point.
BW-422 Paraffin Wax This product is a white, fully refined paraffin wax with a 140°F melt point.
BW-1400 Paraffin Wax This product is a paraffin wax blend, is white, fully refined, with a 141°F melt point.
BW-436 Paraffin Wax This product is a white, fully refined paraffin wax with a 150°F melt point.
BW-439 Paraffin Wax This product is a white, fully refined paraffin wax with a 160°F melt point.
FDA Status: All products are in compliance with Federal Regulations 21 CFR-178.3710 and 172.886
PARAFFIN WAX PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS
  BW-433 BW-407 BW-1290 BW-1330 BW-422 BW-1400 BW-436 BW-439
Congealing Point
(D-938)
118°F-122°F 125°F-129°F 127°F-130°F 132°F-135°F 138°F-144° F 140°F-144°F 148°F-152°F 157°F-162°F
Color (Visual) White White White White White White White White
Oil Content (D-721) 1.0% Max 0.5% Max 0.5% Max 0.5% Max 0.3% Max 0.5% Max 0.5% Max 0.5% Max
Needle Penetration
(D-1321)
0.1 mm @ 77°F
0.1 mm @ 100
°F
 

25 – 45

100 – 140

 

10 – 15

80 – 120

 

10 – 20

80 – 120

 

10 – 20

65 – 90

 

5 – 12

30 – 60

 

7 – 15

30 – 55

 

4 – 10

17 – 33

 

3 – 9

12 – 22

 

 

Paraffin wax is used for many products, including candles and other industrial uses. It is white and comes in a variety of melt points. It can be used alone or as an additive to provide specific properties to a product.

Other uses include:

  • Canning
  • Candles
  • Paper coatings
  • Therapeutic waxes
  • Cosmetics
  • Release coatings
  • Additives
  • Lubricants
  • Adhesives

Overview
PARAFFIN WAX PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS
  BW-433 BW-407 BW-1290 BW-1330 BW-422 BW-1400 BW-436 BW-439
Congealing Point
(D-938)
118°F-122°F 125°F-129°F 127°F-130°F 132°F-135°F 138°F-144° F 140°F-144°F 148°F-152°F 157°F-162°F
Color (Visual) White White White White White White White White
Oil Content (D-721) 1.0% Max 0.5% Max 0.5% Max 0.5% Max 0.3% Max 0.5% Max 0.5% Max 0.5% Max
Needle Penetration
(D-1321)
0.1 mm @ 77°F
0.1 mm @ 100
°F
 

25 – 45

100 – 140

 

10 – 15

80 – 120

 

10 – 20

80 – 120

 

10 – 20

65 – 90

 

5 – 12

30 – 60

 

7 – 15

30 – 55

 

4 – 10

17 – 33

 

3 – 9

12 – 22

 

 

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