Rice bran wax is extracted from rice bran oil. Its high melting point makes it a substitute for carnauba wax. It is used in a variety of industries, and in food as a wax coating for fruits, vegetables, candies, and in chewing gum.

Health considerations

Rice bran wax is nontoxic and present in very small quantities when used in food.

May be found in

Fruit, vegetables, chewing gum, confectionery


Health and Safety Information Sheet Genuine Rice Bran Wax

Alternative Spellings and Names

E908, Oryza Sativa (Rice) Bran Wax

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