Orange Wax is an all-natural, orange to brown semi-solid wax derived from the orange peel through our proprietary process. Its chemistry is similar to anhydrous lanolin and functions well as an emollient with an excellent skin feel. Koster Keunen Orange Wax contains phytosterols which have been shown to benefit the skin in the scientific community.
|Melting Point||USP 741||35-60||°C|
|Congeal Point||ASTM D938||30-55||°C|
|Acid Value||USP 401||10-30||mg KOH/g|
|Saponification Value||USP 401||70-110||mg KOH/g|
Koster Keunen Orange Wax can enhance sunscreens at low levels and may function as a moisturizer and emollient in personal care applications. It can be used in hair care applications as a texturizing agent in both leave in and wash-out. Additional applications include cosmetics, skin care, lip products and sunscreens.
INCI NAME: Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Wax
CAS #: 144514-51-2
KOSTER KEUNEN CODE #: 10030
MINIMUM SHELF LIFE: 2 years
MANUFACTURED: Watertown, Connecticut, USA
NOT TESTED ON ANIMALS: Yes
GMO FREE: No
REACH: Annex V Exempt, Natural Substance