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Liquid Paraffin 5 Litre

Also known as paraffinum liquidum, Russian mineral oil

H.S.Code 27101990 CAS No. 8012-95-1
Molecular Formula C15H11ClO7 Molecular Weight 338.696
Physical State Liquid Refractive index 1.476
Odour Mild hydrocarbon odor Solubility in water Insoluble
Density 0.877 g/cm³ Flash point 215 °C
pH value 7-9 Melting Point -9 °C

About Liquid Paraffin

Liquid paraffin is an oily, transparent, colorless liquid that does not dissolve in water. It is a very highly refined mineral oil used in cosmetics and for medical purposes. Paraffin oil or liquid paraffin oil is obtained in the process of crude oil distillation

Liquid paraffin is used in the production of paints, dyes, polyethylene, pigments, wax, etc. It has hydrating properties that helps to retain skin's moisture, provides cooling sensation and improves skin elasticity. Liquid paraffin is primarily used as a pediatric laxative in medicine and is a popular treatment for constipation and encopresis.


Liquid Paraffin Specifications

Packaging 5 litre
Form Oily liquid
Colour Watery White
Grade Commercial
Hazard Class
Storage Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight.
Shelf Life 36 Months
Liquid Paraffin 5 ltr

5 Litre