Residue wax (Foots Oil) is the remaining residue when process of manufacturing paraffin wax from slack wax is finished, the main usage is for matches industry since its oil content is about 50% and has strong odor and color is quite brown. Residue wax (foots oil) is final remained product of slack wax after pressing and de-coloring. Residue wax(foots oil) is mix of oil and slack wax. Residue Wax, formally known as Foots oil is a commodity derived from the production of semi refined paraffin wax, having almost 60% result from 100% of slacks provided by the oil refineries.
Residue wax can be used as hydrophobic impregnation material, fuel brick component, the raw material for the production of grease lubricants, conservation oils, lubricants, tire, rubber and shoe soil industries, textile, as well as petroleum jelly and white oil manufacturing.