liquid paraffin


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liquid paraffin

a colourless almost tasteless oily liquid obtained by petroleum distillation and used as a laxative
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Liquid paraffin (density = 0.835 g/[cm.sup.-3]) was supplied from Kaitong Chemical Reagent Co.
Pete with Brylcreem in his hair - or is it liquid paraffin?
Sharjah: Saud Salem Al Mazrouei, director of the Hamriya Free Zone Authority and the Sharjah International Airport Free Zone Authority, signed an investment agreement with Ramesh Parekh, chairman of Gandhar Oil Refinery India, to establish an integrated project to produce white oil, liquid paraffin, hydraulic liquid, transformer oil, rubber processing oil, motor oil and industrial oil.
A 1930s advert for liquid paraffin. Right, Cigarette packet finds from Brown Rigg
A thin layer of liquid is formed between the hot wall and solid paraffin with the liquid paraffin near the hot wall moving upward due to difference in density.
Made with natural essential oils, the entire range is created with natural ingredients, with no parabens, phthalates, liquid paraffin, GMO, animal derived ingredients, colorants or SLS/SLES, to minimise dryness, skin irritation and allergies.
The constituents of this hair dye include Paraphenylenediamine (PPD) (4%), resorcinol, propylene glycol, Ethylenediaminetetraacetic Acid (EDTA), sodium, liquid paraffin, cetostearyl alcohol, sodium lauryl sulphate, herbal extracts, preservatives and perfumes.
DESIGNED for 'problematic dry, sensitive or eczema prone skin', Cetraben contains a balance of light liquid paraffin, white soft paraffin and glycerine and promises to work in harmony with the skin.
She said: "I might use a tiny bit of factor 8 on my nose and cheeks on the first days but then I'll start using liquid paraffin and baby oil to intensify my colour."
There after thorough lubrication with liquid paraffin (as required), a manual examination was done.
Uniform rate of 10% levied on Liquid paraffin (PCT code 2710.1995) and White oil (PCT 2710.1996) being same in nature.