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Waxmul is an emulsion of FullyRefined Paraffin Wax in water. The emulsifiers used are non-ionic unlikeconventional wax emulsions which are based on fatty acid soap. This providesthe emulsion excellent stability even in hard water. The non-ionic surfactantsused are alcohol ethoxylates and considered non-toxic substances.
PhysicalForm Stablefree-flowing emulsion
SolidContent 30 to40% w/w as per customer requirement.
ParaffinWax RefinedParaffin Wax (M.P. 59-61 0C)
Waxmul is used for differentpurposes depending on the application. In case of rubber foam it creates alayer of paraffin wax on the surface of the finished product resulting in aglossy appearance. It also creates a water resistant surface, which preventsloss of hardness due to moisture pick up by the hydrophilic china clay filler.When used in small quantities it also serves the purpose of defoamer in thedipping baths and to provide silky touch to the gloves.
How to use Waxmul
Waxmul is added to the Latex afterde-ammoniation prior to maturation. 1.5 to 3 Kg of Waxmul is used per 200 lit barrel of Latex.
50/200kg HDPE drums