Liquid paraffin

General description of liquid paraffin 

Liquid paraffin  is a mineral oil which comes in the form of white oil or Alster oil, and is a by product of petroleum distillation. White oil industrial grade is transparent, colorless, odorless and tasteless oil.

Uses of liquid paraffin 

Liquid paraffin  has found applications in the production of paints, dyes, pigments, wax, polythene, insecticides, etc. Liquid paraffin  is also widely used as a solvent and lubricant in the industrial sector.

Packing of liquid paraffin 

Liquid paraffin is packed in new or second hand 180 kg drums, ISO tank, flexi tanks. Each 20 foot container takes 110 drummed white oil industrial grade.

Guaranty/warranty of liquid paraffin 

ATDM guaranty the quality of liquid paraffin  with arrangement of international inspector to check quality and quantity of the liquid paraffin  during the loading to vessel and controlling the production by QC by batch test report before shipping. ATDM guaranty the quality to meet with ASTM.

Analysis of liquid paraffin 



Test method

Kin viscosity at 40 C

19-21   Cst

ASTM D-445

Pour Point (Max)

0-(-6)  C


Flash point

197-215 C


Density at 20 C

0.827-0.890 gr/cm3

B.P 2012

Color (Lovibond)


IP-17 Method A 2” cell



B.P 2012

Acidity or Alkalinity


B.P 2012

Solid Paraffin


B.P 2012

white oil industrial

white oil industrial

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