building under construction

Prowax™ Waxes  

The Prowax line encompasses petroleum slack and scale waxes with low-, mid- and high-range melting points that have a wide variety of applications. Prowax products are derived from petroleum via a carefully controlled refining process and are primarily comprised of a mixture of straight chain normal paraffin and branched, iso-paraffin hydrocarbons.

Contact an expert
Send to a colleague

Diversity of usage

Prowax products offer a broad range of applications*, including: 
  • Firelogs 
  • Wax emulsions
  • Wax blends
  • Oriented Strand Board (OSB)
  • Candles 
  • Candle wax blends 
  • Wax isomerization feedstock 
  • De-dusting for roofing granules, roads, fertilizer, glass wool, and textile treating
  • Feedstock for fully refined waxes and microwax 

Exceptional quality

ExxonMobil has set the standard for technology leadership in the wax industry for more than 50 years. To confirm its outstanding and dependable performance, Prowax products undergo considerable testing. They are produced and controlled according to rigorous propriety and industry standards. As with all ExxonMobil wax products, you can count on state-of-the-art supply reliability and consistent quality allowed by our exceptional manufacturing capabilities and distribution network.

* Applications are subject to applicable laws and regulations in each jurisdiction. User must check compliance with applicable regulations.


Resources
Wax Overview

Product data sheets

Prowax 312
Melt Point: 50.0 - 56.0 C (122.0 - 132.8 F)
Oil Content: max 6.0%
Typical Applications: Candles, Wax emulsions, Wax blends
Manufacturing Location: Port Jerome, France


PDS

SDS

Prowax 390
Congealing Point: 68.0 - 81  C (154.4 - 177.8 F) 
Oil Content: max 5.0%
Typical Applications: Firelogs, Wax emulsions, Wax blends
Manufacturing Location: Baytown, Texas, USA

PDS

SDS

Prowax 401
Melt Point: 44.0 - 51.0 C (111.2 - 123.8 F)
Oil Content: max 10%
Typical Applications: Candles, Wax emulsions
Manufacturing Location: Fawley, United Kingdom

PDS

SDS

Prowax 411
Melt Point: 51.0-56.0 C (123.8-132.8 F)
Oil Content: max 10.0%
Typical Applications: Candle wax blends, Wax emulsions, Wax blends
Manufacturing Location: Fawley, United Kingdom

PDS

SDS

Prowax 460
Congealing Point: 60.0 - 67.8 C (140 - 154 F)
Oil Content: max 10.0%
Typical Applications: Wood and fiber board sizing, oriented strand boarding, wax emulsions, wax blends
Manufacturing Location: Baytown, Texas, USA

PDS

SDS

Prowax 480
Melt Point: 140.0-159.1F
Congealing Point: 60.0-70.6C
Oil Content: 10% max
Typical Applications: Wood and fiber board sizing, oriented strand boarding, wax emulsions, wax blends
Manufacturing Location: Baytown

PDS


SDS


Prowax 510
Melt Point: 44.0 - 56.0 C (111.2 - 132.8 F)
Oil Content: max 12%
Typical Applications: Candle blends, wax emulsions, wax blends
Manufacturing Location: Augusta, Italy

PDS

SDS

Prowax 512
Melt Point: 51.0 - 56.0 C (123.8 - 132.8 F)
Oil content max 10%
Typical Applications: Candle blends, wax emulsions, wax blends
Manufacturing Location: Augusta, Italy

PDS

SDS

Prowax 540
Congealing Point: 56.0 - 62.0 C (132.8 - 143.6 F)
Oil Content: max 15%
Typical Applications: Wax emulsions, wax blends
Manufacturing Location: Port Jerome, France

PDS

SDS

Prowax 561
Congealing point: 60.0 -67.8 C (140.0 - 154.0 F)
Oil Content: max 20%
Typical Applications: Wood and fiber board sizing, wax emulsions, wax blends
Manufacturing Location: Fawley,  United Kingdom

PDS

SDS

Prowax 710
Congealing Point: 46.0 - 56.0 C (114.8 - 132.8 F)
Oil Content: max 30%
Typical Applications: Wax emulsions, Wax blends
Manufacturing Location: Singapore

PDS

SDS

Prowax 750
Congealing Point: 58.0 - 68.0 C (136.4 - 154.4 F)
Typical Applications: Wax isomerization feedstock, wax emulsions, wax blends
Manufacturing Location: Port Jerome, France and Singapore

PDS

SDS

  • Candle
  • Construction OSB
  • Other
  • Slack
  • Scientist looking at clear liquid in a flask

    Why ExxonMobil

    For more than five decades, ExxonMobil extensive manufacturing and supply network has enabled them to provide quality wax products to industries around the world.

    Learn more
  • ExxonMobil Port Jerome Gravenchon Refinery

    Where to buy

    For product orders and information, please use the information for your local market to reach an ExxonMobil representative.

    Learn more
Loading