Vaseline (white, yellow) (CAS 8009-03-8)

Vaseline (white, yellow) (CAS 8009-03-8)

Vaseline (Latin Vaselinum, Paraffinum unguinosum, Petrolatum) is an odorless and tasteless buttery white liquid. With incomplete cleaning, the color changes from black to yellow, with complete cleaning – to translucent. Consists of a mixture of mineral oil and hard paraffins. Melting point 27-60 ° C, viscosity 28-36 mm² / s at 50 ° C. Let’s dissolve in ether and chloroform, insoluble in water and alcohol, miscible with any oils except castor oil. Obtained from vacuum distillate oil fractions by thickening with petrolatum, paraffin and ceresin. Does not saponify with alkali solutions, does not oxidize, does not turn rancid in air.

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Industries: Household chemicals, Adhesives, oils, greases, Pharmaceutical industry
CAS number: 8009-03-8
WE number: 232-373-2
Customs tariff code: 271210

Other physical properties

Melting / freezing point: 30 – 60°C
Relative density: 0,83 g/cm3 (90°C)

Dimensions N/A
Pieejamais apjoms

0,5 lit metal bottle, 5 lit plastic can, 10 lit plastic can, 20 L plastic bucket/canister, 25 lit plastic can, 200 L (without container cost), 500 L (without container cost), 1000 L (without container cost)