General description of residue wax (foots oil)

Residue wax (foots oil) is final remained product of slack wax after pressing and decolorizing, residue wax (foots oil) is mix of oil and slack wax.

Residue wax, formally known as foots oil is a commodity derived from the production of semi refined paraffin wax, having almost 60% result from 100% of slacks provided by the oil refineries.

Uses of residue wax (foots oil)

Brown color, high oiled wax named residue wax (foots oil) used for matches making , lubricants , explosive , fire work .

Foots oil can be used as hydrophobia impregnation material, fuel brick component, raw material for production of grease lubricants, conservation oils , lubricants ,tire, rubber and shoe soil industries.

Residue wax (foots oil ) is also used for rubber industries-tire industry-shoe industry-plastic industries-polish-match box-grease

Packing of residue wax (foots oil)

Residue wax (foots oil) packing is in steel drums new or used to avoid any leakage during transportation

Guaranty/warranty of residue wax (foots oil)

ATDM guaranty the quality of residue wax (foots oil)with arrangement of international inspector to check quality and quantity of the foots oil 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 residue wax (foots oil)

Residue wax ( Foots oil )


Oil content

40-50 %

Wax content

Yellow to  brown



Flash point


Drop melting point


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