White oils Pharma

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Applications

The pharmaceutical white oils of Usocore are used
  • in pharmaceutics and cosmetics as a basis for baby oils and lotions, nose and throat sprays, laxatives and vaccines.
  • They also serve as an extrusion additive in the production of cigarette filters.
  • In the plastics and rubber industry, they are added as ‘plastic oil’ to the production of polystyrene (PS), high impact polystyrene (HIPS), polyolefines, thermoplastic elastomers and various other polymers in order to control the plasticity of the final polymer product.
  • These oils are also utilized as an internal or external lubricant in PS, PVC, PP, PE, TPE and many other polymer formulations. In respect of the foodstuffs applications, these plastic oils are in conformity with European Directive 2002/72/EC with ref. 95883.