Liquid paraffin or white oil
is manufactured from highly refined base oils and is made of saturated paraffinic and cycloparaffinic hydrocarbons. In liquid paraffin the refinement process means complete removal of aromatics, sulphur and nitrogen compounds. The technologies employed result in products that are highly stable over time besides being hydrophobic, colourless, odourless and tasteless.Liquid paraffin (white oil ) is quite different product comparing paraffin wax which is a solid white and hard product, white oil has different usage for cosmetic and creams or ointments and is quite processed for not being harmful for human and industrial grade is used for polishes and car or shoe wax.
Uses of liquid paraffin (white oil)
what makes shinny different types of lipsticks and creams is white oil or liquid paraffin cosmetic grade, there is no smellliquid paraffin is used in different medicine for lubricating and medical facilities for more simple usage industrial white oil (liquid paraffin) is different in color and odor with cosmetic and medical grades but is has also vast usage in industry of shoe and leather polishes
Packing of liquid paraffin (white oil)
liquid paraffin (white oil) is packed in new or second hand 180 kg drums , iso tank , flexi tanks. each 20 foot container takes 110 drummed white oil .