StructureChlorinated paraffin 70%
CAS No. 63449-39-8
EC No. 264-150-0
Synonyms Paraffin wax, chlorinated; Paraffin waxes and Hydrocarbon waxes, chlorinated; Chlorinated paraffin; Chlorinated wax; Chlorinated waxes; Chlorowax 40; Chlorowax 500c

Chlorinated paraffin 70%

Chlorinated Paraffin 70% is a chlorinated paraffin wax (C 22-C30 ) - an organic compounds containing chloride polychlorinated n-alkanes. It is a white/off-white powder. The product functions as an additive in metal working fluids, sealants, paints and coatings.

It is essentially soluble in aliphatics and hydrocarbons, ketones, esters, however is insoluble in water, glycerine and glycols. The four most common commercial products used are paraffins with carbon chain ranges of:

Short-chain (C 10-13 ), Intermediate-chain (C 14-17 ), Long-chain (C 18-28 ). Wax (C 22-30 )


  • Flame Retardants
  • Paints
  • Rubber
  • Polyester
  • ABS
  • Polystyrene
  • Plasticisers

Shelf Life

Under proper storage conditions, the shelf life is 36 months.


Health and Safety

Detailed information on the product described can be found in our relevant Health and Safety Information (Material Safety Data Sheet)