LINPAR 1416-V is a straight chain hydrocarbon, also known as normal paraffin (N-paraffin) and has also been called a liquid wax. It is a high purity, linear saturated paraffin mixture of various molecular weights in the C14 – C16 carbon range. It is a clear, water-white liquid with no odor. It has a low viscosity and is tasteless. Due to its purity, LINPAR 1416-V enjoys use in numerous food grade applications such as a technical white mineral oil and in lubricants with incidental food contact.