Description

Melting Point (S)  140-145°F
Melting Point (M)  USP 741
Congealing Point (S)  139-144°F
Congealing Point (M)  USP 651
Acid Value (S)  Solution does not produce a pink color, not more than 1.0 mL 0.01M NaOH added to produce pink color
Acid Value (M)  USP/NF
Ester Value (S)
Ester Value (M)
Saponification Value (S)
Saponification Value (M)
Iodine Value (S)
Iodine Value (M)
Viscosity (S)
Viscosity (M)
Penetration (S)
Penetration (M)
Ester Content, GC (S)
Ester Content, GC (M)
Color (S)
Color (M)
INCI Name  Paraffin
EU INCI Name  Paraffin
CAS#  8002-74-2
EINECS#  232-315-6
Canada  Listed
Japan  Listed
China  Listed
Australia  Listed
Reach  Registered
Kosher  Yes
Organic  No
GMO-Free  N/A
NPA  No
GRAS  No
TSCA
% Solids
pH (S)
pH (M)
Specific Gravity
Particle Size
Appearance
Color
Bacteria & Fungi
Pathogens
Gel Strength (S)
Gel Strength (M)
Gas Chromatogram (S)
Gas Chromatogram (M)
Infrared Absorption (S)  Matches Reference Standard
Infrared Absorption (M)  USP 197
Alkalinity (S)  Not more than 0.5 mL of 0.1M HCL added to produce red color
Alkalinity (M)  USP/NF
Readily Carbonizable Substances (S)  Sample lower layer or emulsion produces less color than standard
Readily Carbonizable Substances (M)  USP 271
Limit of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (S)  Absorbance between 260 – 350 nm is not greater than one third absorbance of standard at 278 nm
Limit of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (M)  USP/NF
Limit of Sulfur Compounds (S)  No dark brown color in sample solution
Limit of Sulfur Compounds (M)  USP/NF
Peroxide Value (S)
Peroxide Value (M)
Particle Size (S)
Particle Size (M)
Heavy Metals (S)
Heavy Metals (M)
Melting Point Range (S)
Melting Point Range (M)
Saponification Value (S)
Saponification Value (M)
Hydroxyl Value (S)
Hydroxyl Value (M)
Iodine Value (S)
Iodine Value (M)
Dispersion pH (S)
Dispersion pH (M)
Peroxide Value (S)
Peroxide Value (M)
Heavy Metals (S)
Heavy Metals (M)
Saponification Cloud Point (S)
Saponification Cloud Point (M)
Tests for Fatty Acids, Japan Wax, Rosin, and Soap (S)
Tests for Fatty Acids, Japan Wax, Rosin, and Soap (M)
Residue on Ignition (S)
Residue on Ignition (M)
Drop Melt Point (S)
Drop Melt Point (M)
Water Content (S)
Water Content (M)
Consistency (S)
Consistency (M)
Residue on Ignition (S)
Residue on Ignition (M)
Organic Acids (S)
Organic Acids (M)
Fixed Oils, Fats and Rosin (S)
Fixed Oils, Fats and Rosin (M)
Pesticides (S)
Pesticides (M)
Chloramphenicol (S)
Chloramphenicol (M)
Nitrofurans Metabolites (S)
Nitrofurans Metabolites (M)