Yellow Petroleum Jelly is an ointment-like homogenous, highly refined semi solid. It exhibits very good lubricity properties, excellent moisture loss resistance and is used as a vehicle in ointments & other formulations in pharmaceutical / cosmetic industry. It adds lubricity and resistance to moisture lotions, ointments and hand cleaning products.
It has a wide variety of uses. It is an ingredient for many products. It is used for milking fatty formulations. It’s most important properties include melting point, consistency, fiber length and color.
As a raw material in the pharmaceutical industry.
To manufacture lipsticks in the cosmetic industry.
In the preparation of ointments and veterinary medicines.
As a machinery lubricant and anticorrosive in the metal mechanic industry.
In the leather industry.
In the handcraft Industry.
In the rubber industry.
In the textile, cotton fabrics industry.
In the paper, carton, ink, crayons, clay industry.
|Description||Yellow translucent soft mass odourless,
|Solubility||Insoluble in water and
|Between 42 to 55|
Absorption of 1 cm
|E=0.2 to 0.6|
of 0.05% w/v Soln. In IS-octane at 290
|(Limit Max. 0.9)|
|Consistency at 25°C||Between 150 to 180 (Limit 100 to
|Specific Gravity at 60°C||—|
|Uses||In Pharmaceutical &
|Packings||Net 170 kg / 50 kg / 150 kg in MS Drums and