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Ingredient : PETROLATUM

INCI Name PETROLATUM
Description

Petrolatum. A complex combination of hydrocarbons obtained as a semi-solid from dewaxing paraffinic residual oil. It consists predominantly of saturated crystalline and liquid hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly greater than C25 

INN Name petrolatum 
Ph. Eur. Name  
CAS # 8009-03-8 
EC # 232-373-2 
Chemical/IUPAC Name  
Cosmetic Restriction II/904 (except if the full refining history is known and it can be shown that the substance from which it is produced is not a carcinogen) 
Other Restriction(s)
Functions
SCCS opinions  
Identified INGREDIENTS or substances e.g.