Shellac Wax

SHELLAC WAX is obtain from the crude shellac which only contain 4 to 6 % of Shellac Wax . It is obtain by the process of alcoholic solution of Shellac. The composition of deracinated of shellac wax has been reported as Ester, Alcohols , Hydrocarbon and Lac Resin. It is left over from de waxing shellac.

Properties of Shellac Wax :

  • It consists of shining properties.
  • It is tough and hard.

Applications of Shellac Wax :

  • Fruit Coating.
  • Pharmaceuticals in Tablet Coating like Vitamin and pills.
  • Emulsions
  • Polishes for Making the Layer.
  • Cosmetics.
  • Coat on Wood industry and many other industries.