Asked in Human Anatomy and Physiology
Where is the wax formed in a ear?
Ear wax is a normal product of the ear which protects the skin of the ear from water and infection. Ear wax is formed from wax glands in the external ear canal as well as other components such as dead skin, sweat, and oil. ...
What are the physical and chemical changes in burning a candle?
Physical changes: - most of the wax melts (becomes liquid) and then resolidifies - some of the wax components vaporize (evaporate) Chemical changes - oxidation of the wick and volatile compounds from the wax (what actually burns) - thermal decomposition of some of the heated wax ...
Asked in Cleaning
What are the components of ipil-ipil leaves that it can be as a alternative floor wax?
The ipil-ipil leaves are high in protein, and when they are juiced or squeezed into a pulp the protein can be added to paraffin wax for use on floors. Studies have shown that a floor wax made with the juice from ipil-ipil leaves is comparable to a commercial wax. ...
Asked in Chemistry, Chewing Gum
What kind of chemicals are contained in chewing gum?
The important components are: resins, wax, elastomer, sweetener, color, flavors, softener. ...
Asked in Science
Why is it that wax paper does not get wet when you sprinkle water on it?
Wax paper has wax on it and wax is waterproof
Asked in Science
Why gaseous form of wax is called vapour wax not gaseous wax?
It is because wax changes from solid to liquid and wax cannot be in gaseous form. That's why we say, 'wax vapour' instead of 'gaseous wax'. ...
Asked in Skin Care, Beauty, Chemistry
Are there any alternatives to using paraffin wax in wax bath treatments?
Coconut wax or Hemp wax
Asked in Plural Nouns
What is the Different between dental floss with wax and without wax?
If you are allergic to wax don't get the wax kind.
Asked in Chemistry
Why melting of wax is difference than burning of wax?
Melting wax will leave a liquid wax in the container. Burning wax (candle, for example) will mean that there will not be any wax left in the container. The wax has been used up in producing light. ...
Asked in Business & Finance
What is the alternate use of montan wax carnauba wax used to make carbon paper roll?
What is the alternate use of montan wax ? What is the alternate use of montan wax ? Alternate of Montan Wax is Carnauba Wax. Montan and Carnauba wax cannot be replaced fully but it can partially replaced by Vegetable wax compound. ...