FAQ BITUMEN, OXIDIZED BITUMEN, GILSONITE, NATURAL ASPHALT, PARAFFIN, RUBBER PROCESS OIL

General frequet ask and question regarding Bitumen,oxidized bitumen,Paraffin,Gilsonite and rubber process oil

General Questions and Answers

A natural ingredient, as opposed to a manufactured or synthesized ingredient, is not necessarily any safer.

In fact, scores of natural ingredients are known to be extremely toxic to humans in very small amounts. NCA members are committed to manufacturing candles that use ingredients known to be safe and approved for use in candles, whether natural or synthesized.

By definition, a wax is not soluble in water

wax is generally an oily material and can not be solved in water .

oil stands on top of the water and can be picked up if the water is cold .

because of this specification , one way to clean candle or other waxy materials from carpet or clothes is rubbing ice on it s surface and then pick wax from the surfaced

Paraffin wax like all candle waxes is non-toxic

paraffin is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for use in food, cosmetics, and medical applications. Food-grade paraffin is commonly used for manufacturing candles.

for making food and cosmetic grade paraffin wax , it should be DE-oiled to 0.5% or less

more oil content means industrial grade paraffin wax

General purpose synthetic rubber has its origin in two gases: butadiene, a by-product of petroleum refining, and styrene, captured either in the coking process or as a petroleum refining by-product. When the two are mixed in the presence of soapsuds in a reactor, liquid latex results. The dry rubber in this milky liquid is then coagulated into crumbs, washed, dried, and baled ready for shipment.

after world war 2 when america used almost all natural rubber they had to find a solotion to find another alternative which conclud to syntatic rubber which has a important key role in daily life . 

The two types of rubber natural and synthetic rubber. Natural rubber comes from the rubber tree (Hevea brasiliensis). Synthetic rubber is made by refinery’s from petrochemical feed stocks. Crude oil is the principal raw material.

Yes bitumen in bulk is possible but arrangement of vessel is under buyer responsibility!

110 drum we can load to 20ft container and each drum 185 kg. 

VG bitumen means viscosity grade and compare 60/70 the viscosity is twice around 3200~3800. 

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