Light Liquid Paraffin Oil

What is Light Liquid Paraffin Oil?

Light Liquid Paraffin Oil is highly purified mixture of liquid saturated hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum and is highly paraffinic in nature. Light Liquid Paraffin oil is transparent, & free from fluorescence in daylight. It is colourless, tasteless, and odourless when cold. Light liquid paraffin oil highly refined hydro-treated oil has excellent thermal & chemical stability, having high flash point & is soluble in Chloroform & solvent Ether.
Application of Light Liquid Paraffin Oil
Light Liquid Paraffin Oil Ip is used in the manufacture of Anti-static Coning oil, Knitting oil & other Textile Auxiliaries, Plant Spray Oil, Agrochemicals, Aerosols, Dye Intermediates, Paper Industry; Perfumery, Food Grade Speciality Lubricants, Food Grade Plastics used as a Lubricant Plasticizer, Attars, Flavours & Fragrances, Perfumery Chemicals, Speciality Chemicals, Incenses, Personal Care Products, Leather Chemicals, Fat Liquors, Petrochemical Solvents, etc. It may also be used in the manufacture of Pharmaceuticals and Cosmetic Products like Creams, Lotions, Perfumery Industry, Bulk Drugs & Food Industry etc.

Typical Properties of Light Liquid Paraffin Oil Ip :

CHARACTERISTICS Light Liquid Paraffin Oil Ip
Specific Gravity @ 25°C Between 0.810 to 0.850
Dynamic Viscosity @ 20°C Between 20 to 70 MPas
Solubility Passes
Sulphur Compounds Passes
Solid Paraffins Passes
Flash Point (PMCC)°C Min. 140°C
Acidity / Alkalinity Passes
Light Absorption @ 240-280 nm Less than 0.2
Readily Carbonisable Substances Passes


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