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Chemical Information
Chemical Name: Paraffin
CAS Registry Number: 008002-74-2
Synonyms: Paraffin wax; Paraffin [JAN]; Petroleum wax, crystalline; Synthetic wax; Waxes, paraffin; Paraffin waxes and Hydrocarbon waxes

Information from other National Library of Medicine databases
Health Studies: ***No information available in HSDB at this time***
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Products that contain this ingredient
BrandCategoryFormPercent
Skintimate Moisturizing Exfoliating Shave Gel, Dry Skin Formula-discontinuedgel
OFF! Yard and Deck Citronella Candle Formula I-Old Productsolid90-98
OFF! Yard and Deck Citronella Candle Formula I-09/16/2004-Old Productsolid>95
Fragrance Collection by Glade, Soy Based Candle, Currants and Acai-Old Productliquid10.0-30.0
Fragrance Collection by Glade, Soy Based Candle, Lotus Bamboo-Old Productliquid10.0-30.0
Fragrance Collection by Glade, Soy Based Candle, Jasmine and Wild Orchid-Old Productliquid10.0-30.0
Fragrance Collection by Glade, Soy Based Candle, Sheer White Cotton-Old Productliquid10.0-30.0
Savogran Heavy Duty SuperStripArts & Craftsliquid0-5
Mothers California Gold Carnauba Cleaner Wax Paste, 05500Auto Productspaste1.0-5.0
Mothers California Gold Pure Carnauba Wax Liquid-Step3, 05750Auto Productsliquid0.1-1
SC Johnson Paste Wax-Old ProductAuto Productspaste10.0-30.0
Thompsons Water Seal Ultra Waterproofer-discontinuedHome maintenanceliquid2.9
Savogran Kutzit Paint & Varnish Remover-old productHome maintenanceliquid<2
Olympic Water Guard Wood SealantHome maintenanceliquid
Zinsser Adhesive RemoverHome maintenanceliquid
Savogran Adhesive RemoverHome maintenanceliquid0-5
Savogran Paint Stripper, AerosolHome maintenanceaerosol0-5
Thompsons Wood Protector Preservative-discontinuedHome maintenanceliquid1.0-5.0
Savogran Strypeeze Paint/Varnish Remover-old productHome maintenanceliquid<5
UGL ZAR Paint and Varnish RemoverHome maintenanceliquid<5
Glade Endless Color Candle, Jubilant Yellow-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Endless Color Candle, Wild Violet-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Aruba Wave-04/02/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Blooming Peony and Cherry-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, ?Clean Linen-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Day Spa-04/02/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Hawaiian Breeze-02/23/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Lavender and Peach Blossom-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Pure Vanilla Joy-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Rosemary Sage-04/02/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Kiwi Conditioning Oil-02/22/2016Inside the Homeliquid10.0-30.0
Kiwi Parade Gloss, Brown-11/13/2015Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Kiwi Select Polished Leather Premium Paste, Clear-02/22/2016Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Kiwi Shoe Polish, Black-04/14/2015Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Kiwi Shoe Polish, Cordovan-04/14/2015Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Kiwi Shoe Polish, Mid Tan-02/26/2015Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Kiwi Shoe Polish, Oxblood-04/14/2015Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Kiwi Shoe Polish, Tan-04/14/2015Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Chamade Leather Conditioner, Clear-03/08/2016Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Febreze Candles, All FragrancesInside the Homesolid60-100
Watco Dark Satin Finishing WaxInside the Homeliquid5
Air Wick Color Changing Scented Candle - Crackling Fire & Log CabinInside the Homesolid40.0-60.0
Air Wick Color Changing Scented Candle -Fresh WatersInside the Homesolid40.0-60.0
Air Wick Color Changing Scented Candle -Vanilla IndulgenceInside the Homesolid40.0-60.0
Air Wick Color Changing Scented Candle Festive Moments, Warm Apple PieInside the Homesolid40.0-60.0
Air Wick Fragranced Candle, Baking Cookies, Ginger & Cookie Dough-08/05/2014Inside the Homesolid
Air Wick Fragranced Candle, Enchanted Holiday, Evergreen Adventure-08/05/2014Inside the Homesolid
Air Wick Fragranced Candle, Enchanted Holiday, Mrs. Claus Apple Pie-08/04/2014Inside the Homesolid
Air Wick Fragranced Candle, Unwind Time, French Lavender-12/01/2014Inside the Homesolid
Air Wick Scented Candles, Enchanted Holiday, Frosted Vanilla & Cupcake Delight-02/06/2015Inside the Homesolid
Air Wick Scented Candles, Mountain Berry Blossom-02/06/2015Inside the Homesolid
Air Wick Scented Candles, Vanilla & Brown Sugar-02/06/2015Inside the Homesolid
SC Johnson Paste Wax-02/18/2015Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Glade Candle 2-IN-1, Fresh Berries and Wild Raspberry-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle 2-IN-1, Sunny Day and Clean Linen-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle, Angel Whispers-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle, Blooming Peony and Cherry-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle, Clean Linen-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle, Hawaiian Breeze-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle, Lavender and Vanilla-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle, Red Honeysuckle Nectar-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Endless Color Candle, Adventurous Orange-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Endless Color? Candle, Tranquil Turquoise-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Apple Cinnamon-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Blackberry Jam-04/02/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Cashmere Woods-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Creamy Custard-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, ?Fresh Berries-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Lavender and Vanilla-02/23/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Pumpkin Spice-04/02/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Red Honeysuckle Nectar-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Wax Melts, Vanilla Passion Fruit-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Kiwi Parade Gloss, Black-01/21/2016Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Kiwi Select Polished Leather Premium Paste, Brown-02/22/2016Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Kiwi Select Polished Leather Premium Paste, Black-02/22/2016Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Kiwi Shoe Polish, Brown-02/26/2015Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Kiwi Shoe Polish, Mahogany-04/14/2015Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Kiwi Shoe Polish, Neutral-04/14/2015Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Kiwi Shoe Polish, White-04/14/2015Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Joote Shoe Polish, Black-03/08/2016Inside the Homepaste10.0-30.0
Watco Satin Finishing WaxInside the Homeliquid5
Savogran Liquid Kutzit-08/31/2007Inside the Homeliquid0-5
Air Wick Color Changing Scented Candle - Apple Cinnamon MedleyInside the Homesolid40.0-60.0
Air Wick Color Changing Scented Candle -Fresh Snow and Sleigh BellsInside the Homesolid40.0-60.0
Air Wick Color Changing Scented Candle -Lavender & ChamomileInside the Homesolid40.0-60.0
Air Wick Color Changing Scented Candle -Vanilla Sugar CookiesInside the Homesolid40.0-60.0
Air Wick Fragranced Candle, Creamy Vanilla Milkshake, Vanilla Bean & Cream-08/05/2014Inside the Homesolid
Air Wick Fragranced Candle, Enchanted Holiday, Frosted Cupcake & Vanilla Delight-08/05/2014Inside the Homesolid
Air Wick Fragranced Candle, Lemonade Stand, Sweet Summer Fruits-12/01/2014Inside the Homesolid
Air Wick Scented Candles, Enchanted Holiday, Frosted Berry Joy-02/06/2015Inside the Homesolid
Air Wick Scented Candles, Enchanted Holiday, Mrs. Claus Apple Pie-02/06/2015Inside the Homesolid
Air Wick Scented Candles, Sugar Apple & Warm Cinnamon-02/06/2015Inside the Homesolid
Glade Candle 2-IN-1, Creamy Custard and Apple Cinnamon-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle 2-IN-1, Jubilant Rose and Lavender and Peach Blossom-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle 2-IN-1, Vanilla Passion Fruit and Hawaiian Breeze-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle, Apple Cinnamon-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle, Cashmere Woods-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60
Glade Candle, Crisp Waters-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle, Lavender and Peach Blossom-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Candle, Pure Vanilla Joy-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Endless Color? Candle, Fiery Rouge-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Glade Endless Color Candle, Inspired Green-02/24/2015Inside the Homesolid60.0-100.0
Revlon Everylash Mascara, Waterproof BlackPersonal careliquid
Revlon ColorStay Liquid Lip Lipcolor, Blush WinePersonal careliquid
Revlon Everylash Mascara, Waterproof Black BrownPersonal careliquid
Revlon ColorStay LipSHINE Lipcolor Plus Gloss, BlastPersonal careliquid
Revlon Lashfull Mascara, Black BrownPersonal careliquid
Revlon ColorStay LipSHINE Lipcolor Plus Gloss, DazzlePersonal careliquid
Neutrogena Intensified Eye Moisture 12 Hour HydratingPersonal careliquid
Ivory Moisture Care Bar Soap-Old ProductPersonal caresolid
Dry Idea Stain Clear Antiperspirant and Deodorant Invisible Solid, Clean-06/24/2015Personal caresolid
Cover Girl Smoothers Liquid Make Up-Old ProductPersonal careemulsion
Right Guard Xtreme Clear Antiperspirant and Deodorant, Fresh, Invisible Solid-06/24/2015Personal caresolid
Cover Girl Continuous Color Self Renewing Lipstick-Old ProductPersonal caresemi-solid
Oil of Olay Bar Soap for Soft Moisturized Skin-Old ProductPersonal caresolid
Cover Girl Professional Mascara-Old ProductPersonal caresemi-solid
A+D Zinc Oxide Diaper Rash Cream with AloePersonal carecream
CoverGirl Clean Makeup Oil Control, Buff Beige-Old ProductPersonal careemulsion
CoverGirl Clean Makeup Oil Control, Classic Ivory-Old ProductPersonal careemulsion
CoverGirl Clean Makeup Oil Control, Ivory-Old ProductPersonal careemulsion
CoverGirl Clean Makeup Oil Control, Soft Honey-Old ProductPersonal careemulsion
CoverGirl Fresh Complexion Under Eye Concealer, Natural Beige-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Cover Girl LipSlicks Lip Gloss-11/01/2007Personal caresemi-solid1.0-5.0
Cover Girl Professional Remarkable Washable Waterproof Mascara-06/01/2007Personal caresemi-solid1.0-5.0
Cover Girl Clean Oil Control Liquid Makeup, Classic Beige-05/01/2008Personal careliquid<0.5
Cover Girl Fresh Complexion Concealer, Natural Beige-11/01/2007Personal careliquid<0.5
Cover Girl Clean Oil Control Liquid Makeup, Buff Beige-05/01/2008Personal careliquid<0.5
Cover Girl Clean Oil Control Liquid Makeup, Creamy Neutral-05/01/2008Personal careliquid<0.5
Cover Girl Clean Oil Control Liquid Makeup, Natural Ivory-05/01/2008Personal careliquid<0.5
Aveeno Lip Protectant, Intense Relief Medicated TherapyPersonal caresolid
Axe Shower Gel, ShockPersonal caregel
Vaseline Lip Therapy Petroleum Jelly, Cherry FlavorPersonal caresemi-solid0-20
Clearasil Ultra Acne Clearing Scrub-Old ProductPersonal carecream
Nair Hair Remover ExfoliatorPersonal carecream
Olay Luscious Embrace Massaging Bar SoapPersonal caresolid10.0-30.0
Olay Silk Whimsy Massaging Bar SoapPersonal caresolid10.0-30.0
Aussie Mega Spray GelPersonal carepump spray
Condition 3 in 1 Maximum Hold Gel-Old ProductPersonal caregel
Dove Clinical Protection Clinical Protection Revive Antiperspirant & Deodorant Solid, Pomegranate &Personal caresolid0-6.0
Dove Men+Care Clinical Protection Antiperspirant & Deodorant, Clean ComfortPersonal caresolid0-6.0
Suave 24 Hour Protection Invisible Solid Antiperspirant Deodorant, Wild Cherry BlossomPersonal caresolid0-6.0
Suave Men Invisible Solid Antiperspirant Deodorant, SportPersonal caresolid0-6.0
Cover Girl Clean Liquid Makeup, Oil Control, Light ShadesPersonal careliquid<0.5
Cover Girl LashBlast Length Water Resistant Mascara, All ShadesPersonal caresemi-solid1.0-5.0
Cover Girl LashBlast Volume Blasting MascaraPersonal caresemi-solid1.0-5.0
Cover Girl LashPerfection MascaraPersonal caresemi-solid0.5-1.5
Cover Girl Queen Collection Lip Color, All ShadesPersonal caresolid1.0-5.0
Irish Spring Antiperspirant & Deodorant, Icy BlastPersonal caresolid10.0-30.0
Lady Speed Stick by Mennen with Stainguard Antiperspirant & Deodorant Stick, Powder FreshPersonal caresolid10.0-30.0
Right Guard Total Defense 5, 5-in-1 Deodorizing Body Wash, Power ScrubPersonal careliquid
Dove go fresh Restore 48 Hour Anti-Perspirant Deodorant, Blue Fig & Orange BlossomPersonal caresolid0-6.0
Suave 24 Hour Protection Anti-Perspirant Deodorant, Invisible Solid, Sweet Pea and VioletPersonal caresolid0-6.0
Avon Ideal Flawless Concealer StickPersonal caresolid
Dermatone Lip Balm , Medicated, SPF23Personal caresolid
Olay Simply Fresh Bar Soap, Sensitive Skin, White-Old ProductPersonal caresolid
Olay Bath Bar, Sensitive Skin, Unscented-Old ProductPersonal caresolid
Olay Bath Bar, Pink Rose-Old ProductPersonal caresolid
Revlon ColorStay Lashcolor, Black BrownPersonal careliquid
Revlon Everylash Mascara, BlackPersonal careliquid
Revlon ColorStay Waterproof Lashcolor Mascara, NavyPersonal careliquid
Revlon ColorStay Lashcolor, BlackPersonal careliquid
Revlon ColorStay Waterproof Lashcolor Mascara, BlackPersonal careliquid
Revlon ColorStay LipSHINE Lipcolor Plus Gloss, SolarPersonal careliquid
Revlon ColorStay Liquid Lip Lipcolor, Pink FreePersonal careliquid
Revlon ColorStay LipSHINE Lipcolor Plus Gloss, ElectricPersonal careliquid
Cover Girl LipSlicks-Old ProductPersonal caresemi-solid
Cover Girl Smoothers Lip Liner-Old ProductPersonal caresemi-solid
Right Guard Clinical Clear, Antiperspirant and Deodorant Solid, Clean-06/24/2015Personal caresolid
Cover Girl Triple Lipstick-Old ProductPersonal caresemi-solid
Right Guard Xtreme Clear Multi-Protection Antiperspirant and Deodorant Invisible Solid, Clean-06/24/2015Personal caresolid
Cover Girl Continuous Wear Natural Make Up-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Ivory Moisture Care Skin Conditioning Bath Bar-Old ProductPersonal caresolid
Clairol Herbal Essences Conditioner-Fine/Limp Hair-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Cover Girl Natural Lash Darkener-Old ProductPersonal caresemi-solid
Cover Girl Super Thick Lash Mascara-Old ProductPersonal caresemi-solid
Ankh Mascara, BlackPersonal careliquid
CoverGirl Clean Makeup Oil Control, Classic Beige-Old ProductPersonal careemulsion
CoverGirl Clean Makeup Oil Control, Creamy Neutral-Old ProductPersonal careemulsion
CoverGirl Clean Makeup Oil Control, Natural Ivory-Old ProductPersonal careemulsion
CoverGirl Fresh Complexion Under Eye Concealer, Creamy Natural-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
CoverGirl Fresh Complexion Under Eye Concealer, Soft Honey-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
CoverGirl Clean Makeup Oil Control, Buff Beige-03/05/2003-Old ProductPersonal careemulsion
Cover Girl Continuous Color Lipstick-07/01/2007Personal caresolid1.0-5.0
Cover Girl Perfect Blend Eye Pencil-11/01/2007Personal carepencil1.0-5.0
Cover Girl Smoothers Lipliner-11/01/2007Personal caresolid1.0-5.0
Cover Girl Fresh Complexion Concealer, Creamy Natural-11/01/2007Personal careliquid<0.5
Cover Girl Fresh Complexion Concealer, Soft Honey-11/01/2007Personal careliquid<0.5
Cover Girl Clean Oil Control Liquid Makeup, Classic Ivory-05/01/2008Personal careliquid<0.5
Cover Girl Clean Oil Control Liquid Makeup, Ivory-05/01/2008Personal careliquid<0.5
Cover Girl Clean Oil Control Liquid Makeup, Soft Honey-05/01/2008Personal careliquid<0.5
Aveeno Clear Complexion Cleansing BarPersonal caresolid
Cover Girl Lash Blast Luxe MascaraPersonal caresemi-solid1.0-5.0
Barbasol Moisturizing Non-Aerosol Therapeutic Shave Cream, Sensitive SkinPersonal carecream
Vaseline Lip Therapy Petroleum Jelly, Advanced FormulaPersonal caresemi-solid0-20
Vaseline Smoothing Body Butter with Cocoa and Shea ButtersPersonal carecream
Clearasil Stayclear Deep Cleansing Scrub-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Olay Purely Pristine Massaging Bar SoapPersonal caresolid10.0-30.0
Reshmi Sabun Body Bar SoapPersonal caresolid30
Aussie Natural Gel-Old ProductPersonal caregel
AXE Snake Peel Shower Scrub with Desert Minerals + Cactus OilPersonal careliquid
Dove Men+Care 24h Antiperspirant & Deodorant, Clean ComfortPersonal caresolid0-6.0
Dove Ultimate GoSleevless Antiperspirant & Deodorant, Nourished BeautyPersonal caresolid0-6.0
Suave Clinical Protection Antiperspirant & Deodorant Solid, Powder FreshPersonal caresolid0-6.0
Suave Men, Deodorant Stick, FreshPersonal caresolid0-6.0
Cover Girl Clean Liquid Makeup, Sensitive Skin, All ShadesPersonal careliquid<0.5
Cover Girl LashBlast Fusion Water Resistant Mascara, All ShadesPersonal caresemi-solid1.0-5.0
Cover Girl Exact Eyelights Eye-Brightening Eyeliner, All ShadesPersonal caresolid5.0-10.0
Cover Girl Liquiline Blast Eyeliner Pencil, All ShadesPersonal caresolid10.0-30.0
Lady Speed Stick by Mennen with Stainguard Antiperspirant & Deodorant Stick, Daring FreshPersonal caresolid10.0-30.0
Lady Speed Stick by Mennen with Stainguard Antiperspirant & Deodorant Stick, Silky ChiffonPersonal caresolid10.0-30.0
Degree Clinical Protection Anti-Perspirant Deodorant, Summer StrengthPersonal caresolid0-6.0
Dove Men+Care Non-Irritant Antiperspirant, Cool Silver (Nano)Personal caresolid0-6.0
Suave 24 Hour Protection Invisible Solid Anti-Perspirant & Deodorant, PowderPersonal caresolid0-6.0
Dermatone Camphor Ice Skin BalmPersonal carebalm
Clearasil Ultra Rapid Action Face Scrub-05/29/2015Personal careliquid
Cover Girl Smoothers Eyeliner-Old ProductPersonal carepencil
Olay Bar Soap-Old ProductPersonal caresolid
Olay Bath Bar, Sensitive Skin-Old ProductPersonal caresolid
Revlon Eterna 27 All Day Moisture CreamPersonal carecream
Revlon Everylash Mascara, BrownPersonal careliquid
Revlon Everylash Mascara, Waterproof BrownPersonal careliquid
Absorbine Hooflex Therapeutic Conditioner, Original LiquidPet Careliquid
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