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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The Montan wax issue is a very interesting one as it is not a renewable resource, yet very popular for its properties and with few options as alternatives," Mr.
Attributes/comments: EverGlide UV 682 is a 25% montan wax emulsion in TPGDA for both UV inks and coatings.
Comments: Licowax OP is a montan wax, and is actually a product with a long history in the plastics and polish industry.