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Substance Name: Paraffin waxes (shale oil), hydrocracked, clay-treated
RN: 195459-45-1


  • TSCA Definition 2018: A complex combination of hydrocarbons obtained by treatment of a hydrocracked shale oil-derived wax fraction with natural or modified clay in either a contacting or percolation process to remove the trace amounts of polar compounds and impurities present. It consists predominantly of straight chain saturated hydrocarbons having carbon numbers in the range of C20 through C50.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Classification Codes

  • TSCA Flag PMN (a Commenced PMN (Premanufacture Notice) Substance)
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Names and Synonyms

  • Paraffin waxes (shale oil), hydrocracked, clay-treated

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 195459-45-1

System Generated Number

  • 0195459451