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Lanolin Anhydrous USP

NIPPON FINE CHEMICAL CO., LTD. makes their documentation available in the regions indicated below:

Lanolin Anhydrous USP is essentially water-free wool wax consists of a highly refined fat-like substance that is pale yellow, tenacious, unctuous with a faint and characteristic odor. Chemically, it is a complex mixture of esters of aliphatic alcohols, sterols and fatty acids. Anhydrous Lanolin has emulsifying properties forming stable w/o type emulsions. It has a water absorption capacity of up to two or more times of its weight. Anhydrous Lanolin is an effective emollient for the skin. It is a basic ingredient of most cosmetic and pharmaceutical products.

Lanolin Anhydrous USP is the standard grade in our anhydrous lineup.

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Nippon Fine Chemical focuses on three types of raw ingredients for cosmetics – “Active ingredients”, “Functional esters” and “Lipid complex”. As a pioneer in these fields, we will contribute to society by offering cosmetics made from those ingredients.

As a leader in the production of lanolin and cholesterols, we are committed to developing environmentally-friendly and sustainable high quality lanolin/cholesterol derivatives that are easy on humans and sheep alike.

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