Synthetic Beeswax

Synthetic Beeswax is a cost-effective replacement to beeswax designed and manufactured by Koster Keunen.

Chemical Properties

ANALYTICAL TEST METHOD SPECIFICATION UNITS
Melting Point USP 741 62-65 °C
Acid Value USP 401 17-24 mg KOH/g
Ester Value USP 401 72-79 mg KOH/g

Formulation Guidelines

Synthetic Beeswax will mimic the major and minor components of beeswax in a cost effective way giving the structure your system will need. Use in sticks, lip balms, anhydrous systems, color cosmetics and skin care formulations.

Regulatory

  • INCI NAME: Synthetic Beeswax

  • CAS #: 71243-51-1

  • EINECS #: 275-286-5

  • KOSTER KEUNEN CODE #: 122

  • TRADE NAME: Synthetic Beeswax

  • MINIMUM SHELF LIFE: 2 years

  • MANUFACTURED: Watertown, Connecticut, USA

  • NOT TESTED ON ANIMALS: Yes

  • KOSHER: Yes

  • ORGANIC: No

  • GMO FREE: No

  • GRAS: No

  • CANADA: Listed

  • JAPAN: Listed

  • CHINA: Listed

  • AUSTRALIA: Listed

  • REACH: Unknown at time of print