Ethene, homopolymer, oxidized
Oxidized polyethylene wax
Appearance: solid; or emulsion.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent film-forming, dispersing, lubricating abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
*: Average molecular weight should be marked.
Use as lubricant. eg: plastics processing.
Viscosity controlling agent in personal care products.
Use as film-forming agent, brightening agent.
Use as dispersing agent. eg: ink.
Use as adhesives.