carnauba wax

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Noun1.carnauba wax - hard yellowish to brownish wax from leaves of the carnauba palm used especially in floor waxes and polishes
carnauba palm, Copernicia cerifera, Copernicia prunifera, wax palm, carnauba - Brazilian fan palm having an edible root; source of a useful leaf fiber and a brittle yellowish wax
wax - any of various substances of either mineral origin or plant or animal origin; they are solid at normal temperatures and insoluble in water
cera de carnauba
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Therefore, this study aimed to evaluate the production of 'Formosa' papaya seedlings in substrate containing carnauba wax residue and under foliar fertilization.
Unless the European Parliament objects, this means that the Commission will authorise the use of: benzoic acid or benzoates (E210-E213) in alcohol-free counterparts of wine; polysorbates (E432-E436) in coconut milk; talc (E553b) and carnauba wax (E903) on unpeeled coloured boiling eggs; and shellac (E904) on unpeeled boiled eggs.
Specifically, three micron-sized particles, carnauba wax, polyethylene (PE), and polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) particles, as well as PTFE nanoparticles, were used.
30-year-old Gurcharn Sahota uses a microscope and an ultrasonic depth gauge to inspect the car's paintwork, as well as a Brazilian carnauba wax that costs Au8,000.
The boom in carnauba wax and oiticica oil in the late 1930s and 1940s, relative newcomers to Ceara's export economy, effected similar socioeconomic disparities.
A According to tile information I have, Winchester used a type of lacquer finish that contained carnauba wax.
LONG-LASTING EXPERTISEAQUA SMOKY LASHWith its natural black mineral pigments, film-forming polymers, mineral-rich red seaweed, Carnauba wax, beeswax, and D-Panthenol to protect the lashes, the waterproof version of Smoky Lash is a new bestseller
Sealer polish Gel-Gloss is one product that leaves a thin coat of tough carnauba wax that will resist stains.
A generic model BPA-based epoxy-phenolic formulation and the relevant raw materials (including three slip agents that were used comparatively: a mixture of carnauba wax and lanolin wax--Slip 1; lanolin wax--Slip 2; and a polyamide wax--Slip 3) were provided by the Valspar Corporation (Industriestrasse 9, CH 8627 Gruningen, Switzerland).
No-Wet is made from 17 ingredients including kaolin clay and carnauba wax.