Paraffin Wax

is semi refined crude paraffin derived from the Slack Wax dewaxing. This product is produced in two following types:

  • Unbleached Paraffin Wax
  • Paraffin Wax

Both of them have the same oil content.


  • Candles, torches, tapers, matches, floor polishes
  • Car polishes , corrosion protectors
  • Electrical industries, cable filling compounds
  • Tires and rubber products, as ozone protection
  • Paper production
  • Carbon paper , crayons and pencils


Typical Properties Unit Test Method Typical Values
Types     Unbleached Paraffin Wax Paraffin Wax
Color, Max   ASTM D-1500 1.5 White
Kinematic Viscosity @ 100 °C cSt ASTM D-445 6-7.5 6.5-7
Oil Content, Max. %wt ASTM D-721 1.5% 1.5%
Melting Point °C ASTM D-87 60-68 60-66


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