UNICORN PETROLEUM INDUSTRIES PVT. LTD.
White Soft Paraffin BP

White Soft Paraffin BP

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Leveraging on our decades of specialization, we are relentlessly indulged in manufacturing, supplying and  exporting White Soft Paraffin BP.  These products are derived by making use of fine grade petroleum and advanced production techniques at our technologically advanced processing facility. To ensure compliance of our products with the international quality norms, these are subjected to various quality checks including polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon test. Owing to the great consistency and purity, White Soft Paraffin BP is widely appreciated in cosmetic and pharmaceutical sector.

TYPICAL CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Odourless
  • Tasteless
  • Translucent 
  • Soluble in  Chloroform and solvent ether
  • Immiscible in Alcohol and Water
  • Smooth long-fibred structure

Other details:

GRADES: Snow White, Ointment, Cream, High melting, Ophthalmic, Vaporatum, Fibrolatum, Surgical.

TYPICAL CHARACTERISTICS:

Translucent, odourless, when rubbed on skin and tasteless. It is soluble in Chloroform and solvent ether, but is insoluble in Alcohol and Water. It has a smooth long-fibred structure.

APPLICATION:

White Soft Paraffin BP is widely used in a variety of formulations. Regular grade Snow White Petroleum Jelly finds varied applications in ointments, pain balms, cosmetic creams. Ointment grade Petroleum Jelly is used in skin ointments, salves, pain rubs. Cream grade Petroleum Jelly finds its application in skin creams, foot care creams. Ophthalmic Grade Petroleum Jelly is used in eye ointments, eye Applicaps & special cosmetic creams, High Melting grades are used in specific applications where a higher melting point is required. Vaporatum and Fibrolatum grades are used in high end skin creams, ointments and Vapor rub (VICKS Type) applications, because of its lustrous long fibrous structure. Surgical grades are used in gauze dressings.

 

TYPICAL PROPERTIES:

CHARACTERS:

Sr. no.

Characteristic

Specification

1

Colour

White to off - white

2

Appearance

Complies

3

Solubility

Complies

 

IDENTIFICATION:

Ref. alphabet

Identification

Specification

A

Drop point

35oC - 70oC

C


Complies

D

Appearance

Complies

TESTS:

Sr. no.

Test

Specification

1

Acidity or alkalinity

Complies

2

Consistency at 25oC (0.1 mm) *

60 - 300

3

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons

Complies

4

Sulphated ash

Not more than 0.05%

Testing methods as per British Pharmacopoeia.

This product complies as per ICH Q3C (R4) guidelines for Residual solvents.

Consistency can be adjusted as per customer requirement.

PACKING: 170 kg Open mouth drums.