SP-45P

Beeswax

Yellow Beeswax

SP-45P is a commercial grade of beeswax used in a variety of industrial and candle applications.

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

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
Natural/ Naturally Derived
No animal testing
Reach: Annex V Exempt
REACH Registered
No BSE/ TSE
Kosher
No Heavy Metals
No Nanomaterials
No Nutritional Content
No Microbial Content
No Residual Solvents
No Preservatives, including Triclosan
NO VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds)
No Food Fragrance Allergens, including gluten
No 1,4 dioxane, ethylene oxide, and propylene oxide
No SVHCs in concentration above 0.1% according to REACH
No Parabens, Phathalates, Glycol Ethers, Formaldehyde or Formaldehyde Releasers

Recommended applications

Candles & Wicks
Coatings
Waterproofing
Adhesives
Polishes
Varnishes
Investment Casting
Leather Processing
Mold/Dyes/Tools

Specifications

Test Method Specification
Color Visual Yellow
Melting Point Current NF Monograph 60 - 65 °C
Saponification Cloud Test Current NF Monograph NMT 65 °C
Acid Value Current NF Monograph 17 - 24
Ester Value Current NF Monograph 72 - 79

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