Waxes

Formulating for Performance

Precise Blending and Packaging for Unique Wax Applications

Calumet Specialty Products is one of the few remaining North American producers of fully-refined paraffin waxes, intermediate waxes and microcrystalline waxes. Built on transparent partnerships and expertise, our ability to handle custom formulations across multiple industries with consistent performance makes us a leading wax partner. Our vertical integration, from production to blending and packaging for unique application requirements, gives our customers an acute advantage over the competition.

A Broad Wax Portfolio to Meet Your Application Needs

Our refined waxes have application in most areas of wax consumption including candles, boxboard saturation and coating, hot melt adhesives, rubber, PVC processing, personal care, crayons, polishes, board emulsions, and even a chewing gum base.​

  • Adhesives

  • Building Materials

  • Corrugated

  • Crayons

  • Candles & Wax Melts

  • Emulsifiable Waxes

  • Flexible Packaging

  • Food

  • Investment Casting

  • Paints & Coatings

  • Personal Care & Cosmetics

  • Printing Inks

  • PVC & Plastics

  • Rust Inhibitors/Undercoatings

  • Tire & Rubber

  • Specialty Products

Let's Find the Right Wax Solution for You!

Calumet Expands Specialty Wax Capabilities

In an effort to further enhance its capabilities and presence in the specialty wax market, Calumet acquired Paralogics, LLC in 2020. Paralogics, a producer of candle and industrial wax blends, improves our overall wax blending and formulating capabilities.

 

  Specially Formulated For Your Application Needs