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PARAFFIN

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PARAFFIN Basic information

Product Name:
PARAFFIN
CAS:
8020-83-5
MF:
NULL
MW:
0
EINECS:
617-002-8
Mol File:
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PARAFFIN Chemical Properties

Density 
0.85 g/mL at 20 °C
refractive index 
n20/D 1.467(lit.)
solubility 
Practically insoluble in water, slightly soluble in ethanol (96 per cent), miscible with hydrocarbons.
form 
light oil
color 
white
Water Solubility 
Miscible with ether. Slightly miscible with ethanol. Immiscible with water.
Stability:
Stable. Substances to be avoided include strong oxidizing agents. Combustible.
CAS DataBase Reference
8020-83-5
EPA Substance Registry System
Hydrocarbon oils (8020-83-5)
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Safety Information

RIDADR 
UN 1956 2.2
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
PY8047000

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PARAFFIN Usage And Synthesis

Chemical Properties

colorless liquid, also known as alkane,this is any of a class of saturated aliphatic hydrocarbons having a straight or branched carbon chain and the general formula CnH2n+2, rangingin physical form from methane gases to waxy solids and is found mainly in Pennsylvania and midcontinent petroleum.

Uses

Pharmaceutic aid (stiffening agent).

Uses

paraffin is used in cosmetics as a beeswax substitute. Paraffin is a solid mixture of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum, although it can also be obtained from wood or coal. Pure paraffin is harmless to the skin, but the presence of impurities may result in irritation, eczemas, and other skin problems.

PARAFFIN Preparation Products And Raw materials

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