E00183 Beeswax White Food Grade

General information

Beeswax is known in the food industry as food additive E901. This natural wax of animal origin is a complex mixture of ca. 70 % non-glyceride esters (C38->C62), ca. 12-15 % fatty acids (C16-C36) and ca. 12-16 % paraffinic hydrocarbons (C21-C35).

E00183 Beeswax White Food Grade is made from specifically sourced food grade crude beeswax, suitable for human consumption. Our production facility and production processes are fully compliant with the high standards for food production.

Our new production facility in Bladel has been FSSC22000 certified in June 2019. FSSC22000 is recognized by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) program.


In Food, it is mostly used as a glazing agent for products such as chocolate, candy, pastry, nuts and coffee beans. In addition, it is also used as a gelling and encapsulating agent for food supplements.

Product details

INCI: Beeswax
CAS: 8012-89-3
HS/Tariff code: 1521.90.2000
Food additive: E901 / FSCC 22000 certified
European Pharmacopoeia: -
Reach: -
GMO: Free of genetically modified organisms (GMO)
Animal tests: Not tested on animals
Allergen Fragrances: Not present
Vegan: No
Specific product data
Product form: Pastille
Packaging: 20 kg bags
Pallet size: 500 kgs
Congealing point ºC: 62 - 65ºC
Acid value: 17 - 24

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