With the broadest product line globally, Sonneborn white mineral oils are the standard in many industries. These products are manufactured in a U.S. FDA-registered facility to meet USP–NF requirements. These products provide solutions in a broad range of markets, including personal care, food and pharmaceutical. Sonneborn white mineral oils are also Kosher, Halal and Vegan certified.
Sonneborn white mineral oils are hydrophobic, tasteless, odorless and colorless. These products are chemically and biologically stable, non-comedogenic, and they do not support pathogenic bacterial growth.For personal care, Sonneborn white mineral oils lubricate, smooth, soften, protect and moisturize in many formulations. Sonneborn USP–NF grade white oils can be found in products ranging from baby oils and lotions to sunscreens, tissues and antibiotics. The plastics industry uses the HydrobriteTM line of low-volatility white mineral oils in the production of various plastics such as polystyrene, polyolefins, thermoplastic elastomers, and more to improve and control the melt flow rate of the finished polymer.
Sonneborn white mineral oils meet U.S FDA 21 CFR 172.878 and 21 CFR 178.3620(a) and have proven themselves in food applications, from divider and pan oils to dust suppression in grain silos.
Highly refined mineral oil that consists of saturated aliphatic and alicyclic nonpolar hydrocarbons.