Yellow Beeswax NF-USP 561

Koster Keunen Yellow Beeswax NF-USP 561 meet the monograph of the US Pharmacopeia and can be used in nutrition, OTC and topical pharmaceuticals. The differences between these Beeswaxes are determined by the level of testing that is performed on them.

Chemical Properties

ANALYTICAL TEST METHOD SPECIFICATION UNITS
Pesticides USP 561 Meets Requirements
Chloramphenicol LC-MS-MS N/A
Nitrofuran Metabolites LC-MS-MS N/A

Formulation Guidelines

Yellow Beeswax NF-USP 561 is used to produce creamy textures, for thickening and stability. This Yellow Beeswax can be used at any concentration and can augment finished product melt point and add structure. Applications include skin and hair care, color cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, OTC products and nutritional vitamins

Regulatory

  • INCI NAME: Beeswax

  • CAS #: 8012-89-3

  • EINECS #: 232-383-7

  • KOSTER KEUNEN CODE #: 570

  • MINIMUM SHELF LIFE: 2 Years

  • MANUFACTURED: Watertown, Connecticut, USA

  • PACKAGING: 25Kg Cartons

  • NOT TESTED ON ANIMALS: Yes

  • KOSHER: Yes

  • ORGANIC: No

  • NON-GMO: Yes

  • GRAS: Yes

  • CANADA: Listed

  • JAPAN: Listed

  • CHINA: Listed

  • AUSTRALIA: Listed

  • REACH: Annex V Exempt, Natural Substance