Hydrogenated Castor Oil (HCO)
90 Degree Melt Point (MP 90)

Chemical Name:
Hydrogenated Castor Oil
CAS#:
8001-78-3
  • Product Details & Information

    Acme-Hardesty is one of the oldest and largest importers and distributors of Castor Oil in the U.S. today. We carry a full line of Castor Oil and Derivative Products such as #1 Castor Oil (aka FSG or First Special Grade Castor Oil), Pale Pressed Castor Oil, HCO, 12HSA, and Ricinoleic Acid to name a few. Whether you need a pallet, a full truckload or a bulk delivery, we’re your experienced and reliable Castor Oil and Derivative source.

  • Uses & Applications

    CASE: Viscosity Modifier & Improvement in Grease and Oil Resistance

    Plastics: Lubricant & Release Agent for PVC; Improves Prcessing, Dispersion and Grease Resistance of Sheeted Polyethylenes

    Personal Care: Emollient and Thickening Agent in Ointments and Deodorants

    Waxes: Binding Agent

    Soaps and Detergents: Emulsifier

    Textiles: Processing Agent

    Lubricants and Greases: Thickening Agent, Lithium Grease, Lithium Complex Grease

  • Grades and Forms Available

    Powder, Flake

  • Packaging

    Bags, Supersacks. Our Flake material is also available in 50# bags in our Online Store.

  • Shelf Life

    Two Years from Date of Manufacture when stored according to MSDS recommendations

Sales Specifications of Castor Wax MP 90Flakes

ParametersSpecificationsTest Methods
Acid Value 3 max AOCS Da 14-48
Saponification Value 175 – 185 AOCS Cd 3-25
Hydroxyl Value 155 min AOCS Cd 13-60
Melting Point, ºC 86 – 88 AOCS Cc 3-25
Iodine Value 3 max AOCS Tg 1a-64
Color Gardner 3 max AOCS Td 1a-64
Nickel Content, ppm 20 max AOCS Ca 18-79
Specs & MSDS of Castor Wax MP 90
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