Hydrogenated Castor Oil
H ydrogenated Castor Oil is a wax-like compound obtained by controlled hydrogenation of refined Castor Oil. It is a hard, brittle, high melting point product that is practically odorless and tasteless. It is supplied in the form of flakes/Beads-Powder. The Color of is cream to white.
|APPEARANCE||WHITE FLAKES / Beads-Powder|
|CLARIFY ON MELTING||Clear, Free From
|COLOUR GARDNER||2 MAX|
|HYDROXYL VALUE||155 Min|
|C18:0 = C18:1||14.0 Max|
|12 HYDROXYSTEARIC ACID||82.0 Min|
|12 KETOSTEARIC ACID||2.00 Max|
Hydrogenated Castor Oil finds a number of diversified uses due to its unique combination of physico-chemical properties.
- In the manufacture of multipurpose Lithium/Calcium grease and high performance aviation grease
- In the manufacture of soaps & cosmetics
- As mould, release agent in the processing of plastics and rubbers
- As a component of specialty wax blends like pencils, crayons, lipsticks and anti-deodorant sticks
- In the manufacture of hot-melt coatings and sealant requiring resistance to water
- As a coating agent for paper & as anti-foaming agent.
- In the manufacture of Automotive refinish Acrylics
- Rheological agent that provides thixotropy in paints, coatings, inks, adhesives, sealants and numerous industrial composition.
- Thick film chlorinated rubber, epoxy and vinyl coating
- Flame Retardant and anti-static agent for fiber
- Manufacture of Spin finish oil for polyamide fiber
- In preparation of ointments, emulsified virus vaccines, sustained release capsules, wetting/bodying agent, face paint
- As plasticizer for cellulosic
- Processing aid for color concentrates
- Surface treatment agents
- In the manufacture of hot melt adhesives used in packaging books, binding footwear, carpet backing and in product assembly
- Anti-tack and slip additives for processing plastics
- In the manufacture of specialty chemicals for applications such as metal working, plasticizers and textile auxiliaries in the form of derivatives such as esters, ethoxylates, sulfates etc.
- Packed in 25 Kgs reinforced paper bags.