Ozokerite

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INCI name

  • OZOKERITE,

Alternative names

  • Ozokerit,

Origin

  • chemical,

Definition

  • Hydrocarbon waxes (petroleum), chemically neutralized. A complex combination of hydrocarbons produced by a treating process to remove acidic materials. It consists predominantly of saturated straight chain hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly in the range of C20 through C50,

INCI function

  • binding,
  • emulsion stabilising,
  • tarnishing,
  • viscosity regulating,

Characteristics

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CAS-No.

  • 64742-33-2,
  • 8021-55-4,

EINECS/EILINCS-No.

  • 265-134-6,

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