SP-425P

Beeswax

White Beeswax

SP-425YP is a versatile and economical grade of beeswax that is suitable for use in a variety of personal care and color cosmetics applications.

INCI: Cera Alba
CAS #: 8012-89-3
EINECS #: 232-383-7
Country of origin: USA
Composition: Natural Beeswax

Details

Strahl & Pitsch, LLC is the leading global refiner of Beeswax, producing White and Yellow Grades of Beeswax, certified to the current USP/NF Monograph, Food Chemicals Codex, and other compendium.

The company sources crude wax from dozens of countries throughout the world. Our valued supplier relations are personal, trusted and long term associations. Among our wax sources we count individual beekeepers, local co-operatives, fair-trade community groups, honey industry suppliers and established and reliable international traders.

Functions:

  • High binding strength

  • Pronounced plasticity

  • Excellent emulsifiability

  • Emollient base

  • Gelling agent

  • Viscosity modifier

  • Plasticizer

  • Improves structure, oil retention, and pay-off for stick applications

Forms Available:

  • Pastilles

  • Slabs

  • Cakes

Compatibility:
Beeswax is compatible with many vegetable and mineral waxes and a variety of natural and synthetic ingredients.

Regulatory information

Globally accepted
Non-GMO
No animal testing
Cosmos Certified
Reach: Annex V Exempt
No BSE/ TSE
Kosher
No Heavy Metals
No Nanomaterials
No Nutritional Content
No Microbial Content
No Residual Solvents

Recommended applications

Baby Lotion
Color Cosmetics
Concealer
Creams & Lotions
Lipstick
Mascara
Pomades
Salves/Ointments
Stick Formulations
Fine Arts
Dental Waxes
Candles & Wicks
crayons
Coatings
Waterproofing
Leather Treatment
Polishes

Specifications

Test Method Specification
Color Visual White to Off White
Melting Point, Capillary Tube, Class II USP/NF 741 61.0 - 65.0 °C
Acid Value Current NF Monograph for White Wax 17 - 24
Ester Value Current NF Monograph for White Wax 70 - 80
Saponification Value Current NF Monograph for White Wax 87 - 104

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