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Calumet Launches Hybrid Petrolatum Blends

February 8, 2012

Infuses petrolatum with four natural oils.

In its quest to showcase the versatility of petrolatum and to meet global need for natural products, Calumet Penreco LLC (a wholly owned subsidiary of Calumet Specialty Products Partners L.P.) rolled out new hybrid petrolatum products. These four new hybrid petrolatums combine Snow White Petrolatum USP with one of the following natural oils: macadamia nut oil, avocado oil, safflower oil and olive oil.

According to the company, these new hybrid petrolatums allow formulators to incorporate higher percentages of renewable resources while maintaining the beneficial properties of the Snow White Petroleum. The key attributes of these innovative new hybrid blends include moisturization and skin barrier protection and repair.Their rich feel and added smoothness make these blends especially suitable for skin care formulations. Potential applications include: skin care, lip care, sun care, hair care, ointments, bar soaps and bath products.

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