Petroleum Jelly CAS: 8009-03-8 for sale
Other Names: Petroleum jelly, petrolatum, white petrolatum, soft paraffin or multi-hydrocarbon
Appearance: It is colorless, or of a pale yellow color (when not highly distilled), translucent.
INCI Name: Petrolatum
Solubility: Insoluble in water
Natural or Synthetic: The raw material for petroleum jelly was discovered in 1859 in Titusville, Pennsylvania, United States, on some of the country’s first oil rigs. Workers disliked the paraffin-like material forming on rigs because it caused them to malfunction, but they used it on cuts and burns because it hastened healing.
Recommended Retest or Shelf Life:
Storage: Cool Dark Dry, Tightly Closed.