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car·nau·ba wax

a wax obtained from the Brazilian wax palm, Copernica cerifera; used in pharmaceuticals to coat medicaments in sustained-release preparations and surfaces of tablets; used in waxes for wood and metal.
Synonym(s): Brazil wax, palm wax
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car·nau·ba wax

(kahr-nawbă waks)
Wax used in pharmaceuticals and in dentistry.
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This aim was achieved by blending starting formulations with the carnauba wax.
Table : Table 6 - comparison of fluorocarbon elastomers in automotive fluids Formulations tested TFE/P FKM 1 FKM 2 Polymer 100 100 100 N-990 black 30 30 30 TAIC 4 2.5 -- Peroxide 4 2.5 -- Ca(OH)2 -- 3 6 MgO -- -- 3 Carnauba wax 1 1 --
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Also available through Horn Care Elements in the Western US is Royal BWX (beeswax), Candelilla Real (Euphorbia Cerifera wax), Carnauba wax (Copernicia Cerifera wax), microcrystalline waxes and paraffin waxes.
973-345-8600 * www.lipochemicals.com INGREDIENTS WT% Phase A Lipobuttcr refined cocoa (Lipo Chemicals) 50.00 (Theobroma cacao (cocoa) seed butter) Candelilla Wax (Euphorbia cerifera (candelilla) wax) 8.00 Beeswax JI 1-1090 cera alba beeswax 6.00 Tocopherol (Ruger Chemical Co.) 0.10 Lipobutter Refined Mango (Lipo Chemical) 10.80 (Mangifera indica (mango) seed butter) Liponate GC (Lipo Chemicals) (Caprylic/capric triglyceride) 22,00 Carnauba Wax #1 (Copcrnicia cerifera (carnauba) wax) 3.00 Phase B Gorgonian Extract GC (Lipo Chemicals) (Capryiic/capric 0.10 triglyceride (and) sea whip extract)
Website: www.dewolfchem.com, www.glenncorp.com INGREDIENTS WT% Petrolatum 36 Organic beeswax (Cera Alba) 10 Sweet almond oil (HallStar) (Prunus amygdalus dulcis oil) 14 Carnauba wax (Copernicia cerifera cera) 7 Candelilla wax (Candelilla Cera) 6 Shea butter-Ultra Refined (HallStar) (Butyrospermum parkii) 10 Sal butter (HallStar) (Shorea robusta seed butter) Lanolin 5 5 (Sodium benzoate) Tea tree oil (HallStar) (Melaleuca alternifolia leaf oil) 2.5 Evening primrose oil (HallStar) (Oenothera biennis oil) 2 Olive oil--certified organic (HallStar) (Olea europaea fruit 1.5 oil) Peppermint oil (HallStar) (Mentha piperita oil) 1
Website: www.akzonobel.com/personalcare INGREDIENTS WT% Phase A Deionized water 46.00 Amaze XT polymer (AkzoNobel)(Dehydroxanthan gum) 0.50 Lecinol S-10M (Barnet) (Hydrogenated lecithin) 4.00 Sodium Benzoate EDF (Universal Preserv-A-Chem, 0.35 Inc.) (Sodium benzoate) Potassium sorbate (Protameen Chemicals) 0.15 Zcmea Propanediol (DuPont Thte & Lyle) 4.00 (Propanediol) Phase B Organic Sunflower Oil (Spectrum Organic) 17.00 (Helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil) Organic Coconut Oil (unrefined) (Spectrum Organic 2.00 Products, LLC) (Organic coconut oil) Certified Organic Carnauba Wax (Strahl & Pitsch) 2.00 (Copernicia cerifera (carnauba) wax) Phase C Naviance Tapioca LM Cook (AkzoNobel) 22.00 Naviance Tapioca P LM certified organic biopolymer 2.00 (AkzoNobel) (Tapioca starch)
Ethyihexyl methoxycinnamate 7 Benzophenone-3 3 Ethyihexyl salicylate 3 Canola oil (and) silica (and) zea mays(corn)starch 20 Aloe vera 4 Ricinus communis (castor) seed oil (and) zea mays 2 (corn) starch Canola oil 38 NF cetyl alcohol 15 Carnauba wax
to 100 Phase B Euxyl PE9010 (Schulke) 0.80 (Phenoxyethanol, ethylhexylglycerin) Tegosoft MM (Evonik) (Myristyl 7.00 myristate) Myritol 318 (BASF) (Caprylic/capric 38.10 triglyceride) Tegin Pellets (Evonik) (Clyceryl 2.00 stearate SE) Cetiol SB 45 (BASF) (Butyrospermum 4.00 parkii) Lanette 16 (BASF) (Cetyl alcohol) 3.00 Cutina CP (BASF) (Cetyl palmitate) 3.00 Phase C ProBarrier (CLR) (Water, 5.00 caprylic/capric triglyceride, copernicia cerifera (carnauba) wax, decyl glucoside, Pentylene Glycol)
Organic 1.00 (HallStar) (Elaeis guineensis (palm) butter) BioChemica Andiroba Oil (HallStar) (Carapa guaianensis seed 1.00 oil) Cetiol SN (BASF) (Cetearyl Isononanoate) 2.00 Dub MCT 5545 (Stearinerie Dubois Fils) (Caprylic/capric 3.00 triglyceride) ABwax CarnaubaTl Flakes (Brasca) (Copernicia cerifera 1.00 (carnauba) wax) Phase C Preservative q.s.
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