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Substance Name: Wax, carnauba [NF]
RN: 8015-86-9
UNII: R12CBM0EIZ

Notes

  • Exudate from pores of leaves of Brazilian wax palm tree; used as polish for automobiles, floor, shoes etc.
  • TSCA Definition 2018: The wax derived from Copernicia cerifera, Prunae.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Pharmaceutic Aid (Tablet Coating Agent)
  • TSCA UVCB
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Carnauba
  • Carnauba wax
  • Wax, carnauba [NF]
  • Waxes, carnauba

Synonyms

  • Carnauba
  • Carnauba wax
  • Copernicia cerifera wax
  • Copernicia Prunifera wax
  • E903
  • EINECS 232-399-4
  • UNII-R12CBM0EIZ
  • Wax, carnauba

Systematic Name

  • Carnauba wax

Superlist Names

  • Carnauba wax
  • Carnauba [Waxes]

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8015-86-9

FDA UNII

  • R12CBM0EIZ

Other Registry Numbers

  • 174477-33-9
  • 77700-48-2

System Generated Number

  • 0008015869