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Yellow Soft Paraffin BP

Yellow Soft Paraffin BP

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To suit the specific demands of our prestigious patrons, we are persistently involved in manufacturing, supplying and exporting Yellow Soft Paraffin BP. Processed with perfection, these products are known for their stability towards light and oxidation. In addition, our products does not loose their consistency while undergoing processing during formulations of various pharmaceutical and cosmetic products. Tested on various quality standards, Yellow Soft Paraffin BP offered by us are widely acknowledged in the international market.

Applications

  • Pharmaceutics
  • Cosmetics
  • Herbal products
  • Gauze dressings                                                                                                                           

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INTRODUCTION:

Yellow Soft Paraffin BP is an ointment-like homogenous, highly refined semi solid which conforms to British Pharmacopoeia [BP] specifications. It exhibits very good lubricity properties, moisture loss resistance to lotions, creams, ointments etc. and is used as a vehicle in ointments & other formulations in pharmaceutical / cosmetic industry. Our Petroleum Jellies are stable to light & oxidation and keeps good structure during processing. This product is treated for harmful polycyclic aromatic impurities and it passes the Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon test along with other purity norms in the Pharmacopoeia and complies to all the Regulatory requirements as per the European commission. This BP grade material is widely used by formulators exporting to Africa and Regulatory markets in Europe.

GRADES: Regular, 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.

 

TYPICAL PROPERTIES:

 

CHARACTERS:

Sr. no.

Characteristic

Specification

1

Colour

Pale - yellow to Yellow

2

Appearance

Complies

3

Solubility

Complies

 

 

IDENTIFICATION:

Ref. alphabet

Identification

Specification

A

Drop point

40oC - 60oC

C


Complies

D

Appearance

Complies

 

 

TESTS:

Sr. no.

Test

Specification

1

Acidity or alkalinity

Complies

2

Consistency at 25oC (0.1 mm) *

100 - 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.