montan wax


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mon·tan wax

a mineral wax extracted from lignite.
[L. montanus, of a mountain, fr. mons, mountain]
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Comments: Licowax OP is a montan wax, and is actually a product with a long history in the plastics and polish industry.
PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-24 Introduction II-24 Characteristics and Properties II-24 Important Physico-Chemical Properties of Wax II-24 List of Wax Types II-25 Petroleum Waxes II-25 Uses II-26 Paraffin Wax II-26 Slack Wax II-27 Microcrystalline Wax II-27 Microcrystalline and Paraffin Waxes - Comparative Analysis II-27 Petrolatum II-28 Other Mineral Waxes II-28 Ozokerite II-28 Ozokerite - Product Highlights II-28 Montan Wax II-28 Clariant Process to Produce Montan Wax II-29 Peat Wax II-29 Synthetic Waxes II-29 Polymer Waxes II-30 a.