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Mineral Waxes

Produced from the distillation process of Crude Oil. Most commonly used for candles manufacturing but also offering important solutions for the Hot Melt Adhesives, Surface Coatings, lubricants, paper coating, cardboard papers, cosmetics, emulsions and more…

Paraffins

Our paraffins are mostly with low oil content, mostly hydrogenated and supplied in slabs. Other appearances requirements can be studied upon request.

   AKPW048    AKPW450 AKPW054 AKPW056 AKPW058 AKPW064
Drop Melting point (°C)

48 – 50

48 – 52

54 – 56
56 – 58 58 – 60
64 – 66
Oil Content (% m/m)

Max 0.8

Max 1.5

Max 0.8
Max 0.8
Max 0.8 Max 0.8
Penetration (@25°C 1/10mm)

Max 30

Max 24

Max 19
Max 19
Max 19
Max 19

 

Microcrystallines

Waxes with a higher percentage of ramified iso-paraffin hydrocarbons and naphthenic hydrocarbons. Characterized by its thinner crystallinity in contrast of the bigger ones from the Paraffins.

AKMC620 AKMC705 AKMC375 AKMC366

Drop Melting Point (°C)

62 – 66

70 – 75

75 – 80 66 – 75
Oil Content (% m/m)

Max 1.5

Max 2

Max 5 Max 10
Penetration (@25°C 1/10mm)

12 – 20

12 – 20

50 – 80 50 – 80

 

Emulsions

We are able to develop bespoke Paraffin based emulsions for different applications. As an example, some of our emulsions can be applied for the textile industry, cardboard paper industry as water repellent agent, concrete and others. Get in touch with us so to offer the best solution to your needs.