Mineral oil / 500 ML

Synonym: Mineral oil for PCR; Nujol; Whiteruss; Paraffin oil; Liquid Paraffin; Light Mineral Oil; White Mineral Oil; Paraffin liquid for oil baths; Petroleum white mineral oil
SKU: MND-30770
CAS Number: 8042-47-5
MDL number: MFCD00131611
EC Number: 232-455-8
Form: liquid
Packing size: 500 ML  
60.90 EUR

Safety Information

Hazard Statements


Precautionary Statements

P301 + P310



Flash Point (C)No data available
Flash Point (F)No data available
Density0.82-0.88 g/mL at 25 °C

 Product Description

Mineral oil is a colorless and odorless liquid derived from petroleum. It is widely used as a lubricant, insulator, and in various industrial and cosmetic applications.



Mineral oil is commonly used as a lubricant in machinery and equipment, as well as an insulating oil in transformers and electrical components. It is also found in many skincare and cosmetic products for its moisturizing properties.




- Mineral oil in food, cosmetic products, and in products regulated by other legislations

Publication Date: 15 Jan 2020

Ralph Pirow, Annegret Blume, Nicole Hellwig, Matthias Herzler, Bettina Huhse, Christoph Hutzler, Karla Pfaff, Hermann-Josef Thierse, Tewes Tralau, Bärbel Vieth & Andreas Luch


- Mineral oil: safety and use as placebo in REDUCE-IT and other clinical studies

Publication Date: 06 October 2020

Brian Olshansky, Mina K Chung, Matthew J Budoff, Sephy Philip, Lixia Jiao, Ralph T Doyle, Jr., Christina Copland, Alex Giaquinto, Rebecca A Juliano, Deepak L Bhatt


- A review on the extensive skin benefits of mineral oil

Publication Date: 19 September 2012

A. V. Rawlings, K. J. Lombard