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Slack Wax: Versatile Raw Material for Industrial Applications


Slack Wax, a vital petroleum derivative, stands as the foundational raw material in the intricate process of paraffin wax production. Exhibiting a distinctive yellow or brown hue, this unique amalgamation of oil and wax undergoes a meticulous processing method. The procedure involves pressing to reduce oil content, followed by the application of special powders after heating to achieve the desired color and produce top-quality paraffin wax. Offering versatility in application, Slack Wax is available in various grades, categorized based on melting points. The light grades boast a melting point of 50-52°C, while the heavy grades elevate to 53-55°C. With its diverse applications, acting as blending components or waterproofing agents, Slack Wax plays a pivotal role in the manufacturing processes of a wide array of industrial products.


Processing and Quality Control

The processing of Slack Wax involves precision at every step. After the initial mixture of oil and wax is carefully pressed to reduce oil content, special powders are strategically applied following a controlled heating process. This intricate procedure not only ensures the desired color but also results in the production of high-quality paraffin wax. Each grade is meticulously crafted to meet specific industrial requirements, with a focus on achieving optimal melting points. Rigorous quality control measures are implemented throughout the manufacturing process, ensuring that the final product meets the highest standards of excellence.


Versatile Applications and Industrial Significance

Widely recognized for its versatility, Slack Wax serves as an indispensable component in various industrial applications. Its incorporation as blending agents or waterproofing agents contributes significantly to the production of diverse products. From emulsions and construction boards to matches, candles, rust protective items, moisture vapor barriers, polishes, inks, and carbon paper, Slack Wax proves to be an essential ingredient. Additionally, its external application as a dust suppressant or controlled-release agent for chemicals and fertilizers further underscores its significance in numerous industrial sectors. The ability of Slack Wax to adapt to varying melting points and its pivotal role in enhancing the properties of different products make it a cornerstone in the realm of industrial manufacturing.


Quality and Affordability, Hand in Hand

As a dedicated provider, Tirupati Hydrocarbon takes pride in delivering not only the best quality slack wax in Bangalore but also the best prices in the market. We ensure that our Slack Wax meets the highest standards of excellence, providing our customers with a cost-effective solution for their industrial needs. Experience the synergy of quality and affordability with Tirupati Hydrocarbon – your trusted partner for top quality Slack Wax.

Benefits of this product


Versatile applications such as Emulsions, construction, matches, candles, rust protection, moisture barriers, polishes, inks, carbon paper and dust suppressants.

Light and heavy grades tailored for specific industrial needs based on melting points.

Available in 180 kg drums, ISO tanks and flex tanks for easy handling and transportation.

Heavy grade Slack Wax with 12% oil content suitable for wax emulsions, cable filling, paraffin wax and PVC industries.

Formerly refinery waste, heavy grade Slack Wax with 12% oil content is now in demand for its versatile applications.

Rigorous quality control ensures high standards, providing the best quality at competitive prices.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

During the summertime, heavy Slack Wax with 12% oil content is packed in drums, while in colder seasons, polyamide bags are utilized to prevent deformation and leakage during delivery.

Yes, Slack Wax is externally applicable as an effective dust suppressant, contributing to a cleaner and safer working environment.

Heavy grade Slack Wax with 12% oil content has a higher melting and congealing point compared to light grades. Once considered refinery waste, it is now highly sought after for applications in wax emulsions, cable filling, paraffin wax and PVC industries.

Our Slack Wax is packaged in new or second-hand 180 kg drums, ISO tanks and flex tanks. Each 20-foot container can accommodate 110 drummed slack waxes.

Slack Wax finds applications in emulsions, construction boards, matches, candles, rust protective products, moisture vapor barriers, polishes, inks, carbon paper and serves as a dust suppressant or controlled-release agent for various chemicals and fertilizers.