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A leader in wax for more than 50 years  

For more than 50 years, ExxonMobil has worked to be the wax supplier of choice to its customers, providing consistent product quality while ensuring reliable supply for the products it offers.

Our product line includes Parvan™ fully refined waxes, Prowax™ slack waxes, and Waxrex™ semi-refined and specialty fully refined waxes.

See below for details about our product lines, and contact us for more information.

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Our waxes

  • multi-colored layered candle made from paraffin wax


    The Parvan™ line offers fully refined paraffin waxes with low-, mid- and high-range melting points that set the standard for the wax industry for more than 50 years. Learn more.


    • Candles
    • Adhesives
    • Crayons
    • PVC extrusion lubricant

  • building under construction


    The Prowax™ line encompasses petroleum slack and scale waxes with low-, mid- and high-range melting points that have a wide variety of applications. Learn more. 


    • Firelogs
    • Oriented strand board (OSB)
    • Candle wax blends
    • Wax isomerization feedstock
    • Wax emulsions and blends 

  • Pile of corrugated cardboard


    The Waxrex™ line includes high quality saturating wax and lower-range melting point semi-refined paraffin wax that offers a broad range of applications and features. Learn more.


    • Corrugated boxes
    • Paper cup and package coatings
    • Candle wax blends


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    May 2018 - Esso Italiana reached agreement to sell Augusta refinery and associated terminals: Base stocks and Wax business relationships continue

    Read more about the announcement regarding the agreement between Esso Italiana and the Algerian state oil company, SONATRACH. Read more