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What’s the paraffin wax uses

Paraffin wax is the well known material for candle, and most of our customer buy paraffin wax uses for make some straight candle or pillar candles, so do you know well about the paraffin wax uses for which type of candles with which type, and what’s the paraffin wax uses for other industries?

What is paraffin wax?

Paraffin wax is kind of material distilled from crude oil, and the form as clear, transparent and hard wax. Our selling types of wax could be slab and pellets. We always differ paraffin wax from the refinement and melting points. Till now we sell paraffin wax to many countries, the paraffin wax uses for handcrafted and machines.

What’s the paraffin wax uses for?

According to the degree of refining, it can be divided into three types: fully refined paraffin, semi-refined paraffin and crude paraffin. Each type of wax is divided into different varieties according to the melting point, generally every 2 ℃, such as 52, 54, 56, 58 and other grades. Crude paraffin has a high oil content and paraffin wax uses to make matches, fiberboards, tarpaulins, etc. Fully refined paraffin and semi-refined paraffin have a wide range of uses. Paraffin wax uses as components and packaging materials for foods, oral medicines and certain commodities (such as wax paper, crayons, candles, carbon paper), coating materials for baking containers, and used for fruit preservation , Insulate electrical components, improve rubber aging resistance and increase flexibility. It can also be used for oxidation to generate synthetic fatty acids.

Other paraffin wax uses

Because of its high oil content, crude paraffin wax is mostly used in the manufacture of matches, fiberboard, and canvas. After adding polyolefin additives to paraffin wax, its melting point increases, adhesion and flexibility increase, and it is widely used in moisture-proof and waterproof packaging paper, cardboard, surface coating of certain textiles and candle production.

Paraffin wax uses is very extensive. After immersing the paper in paraffin wax, various wax papers with good waterproof performance can be prepared, which can be used in food, medicine and other packaging, metal rust prevention and printing industries; after paraffin wax uses to cotton yarn, the textile can be soft, smooth and elastic ; Paraffin wax uses be made of detergents, emulsifiers, dispersants, plasticizers, greases, etc. As the resources of animal wax and vegetable wax are becoming more and more scarce, most candles nowadays are made of paraffin wax. Paraffin wax melts when heated, and when the candle burns, it glows, emits black smoke, and emits heat.

As Dongke has been supplying wax for more than 13 years, we have professional sales for recommend the suitable paraffin wax uses for many products, and we are experienced about export wax to other countries. Here in our company website you may find the chatline for talk timely. And also you can send us email for discribe the requirements for wax, so we will reply to you as quickly as possible.

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