carnauba wax


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Synonyms for carnauba wax

hard yellowish to brownish wax from leaves of the carnauba palm used especially in floor waxes and polishes

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Goymann, "Sun protection enhancement of titanium dioxide crystals by the use of carnauba wax nanoparticles: the synergistic interaction between organic and inorganic sunscreens at nanoscale," International Journal of Pharmaceutics, vol.
Conversely, the peak splitting of these bands does not appear in the spectrum of the carnauba wax and this is confirmed observing the corresponding KK corrected spectrum.
The work is described in Vaccine, 8 December 2010 in an article titled "Carnauba wax nanoparticles enhance strong systemic and mucosal cellular and humoral immune responses to HIV-gp140 antigen."
Specifically, three micron-sized particles, carnauba wax, polyethylene (PE), and polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) particles, as well as PTFE nanoparticles, were used.
30-year-old Gurcharn Sahota uses a microscope and an ultrasonic depth gauge to inspect the car's paintwork, as well as a Brazilian carnauba wax that costs Au8,000.
The boom in carnauba wax and oiticica oil in the late 1930s and 1940s, relative newcomers to Ceara's export economy, effected similar socioeconomic disparities.
A According to tile information I have, Winchester used a type of lacquer finish that contained carnauba wax. Evidently this gave the appearance of a more traditional oil finish yet allowed for the quick finishing required in manufacturing large numbers of firearms.
LONG-LASTING EXPERTISEAQUA SMOKY LASHWith its natural black mineral pigments, film-forming polymers, mineral-rich red seaweed, Carnauba wax, beeswax, and D-Panthenol to protect the lashes, the waterproof version of Smoky Lash is a new bestseller!
Sealer polish Gel-Gloss is one product that leaves a thin coat of tough carnauba wax that will resist stains.
A generic model BPA-based epoxy-phenolic formulation and the relevant raw materials (including three slip agents that were used comparatively: a mixture of carnauba wax and lanolin wax--Slip 1; lanolin wax--Slip 2; and a polyamide wax--Slip 3) were provided by the Valspar Corporation (Industriestrasse 9, CH 8627 Gruningen, Switzerland).
1 carnauba wax. Buildup is said to be reduced and color transfer eliminated.
No-Wet is made from 17 ingredients including kaolin clay and carnauba wax. It is sprayed on in a fine mist and the formula encapsulates dirt and other contaminants.
Attributes/comments: EverGlide UV 636 is a 25% carnauba wax emulsion in TPGDA for both UV inks and coatings.
No-Wet is made from 17 major active ingredients including Kaolin Clay, a natural non-abrasive surface preparation, and Carnauba Wax, a high quality wax and sealant.
bottle), a blend of beeswax, carnauba wax, and vegetable-derived, food-safe ingredients.