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40 OIL

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40 OIL is a white mineral oil that is used in personal care and cosmetic formulations. White oils make for an ideal blending base for personal care and pharmaceuticals. Their inert nature makes them easy to work with as they lubricate, smooth, soften, extend and reduce moisture in many formulations. It can be used in products from baby oils to antibiotics.

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White mineral oil, petroleum (8042-47-5) Sign in to view

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White mineral oil, petroleum (8042-47-5)
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Sonneborn manufactures white mineral oils, vegetable bases, petrolatums, microcrystalline waxes, light specialty hydrocarbons and specialty products for Personal Care and Cosmetics. Sonneborn’s ingredients have desirable properties that lubricate, smooth, resist moisture and moisturize. Applications include lotions and creams, sunscreens, antiperspirants, lipsticks, hair care, baby oils and more.

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