Bhilawan Nut Shell Liquid (BNSL) is obtained fromthe Pericarp of the Bhilawan Nut which is popularly known as Marking Nut, whichis similar in Taste and Nutrition to Cashew Kernel. Bhilawan or Marking Nut isused in medical precautions and its most useful part is its kernel, used as dry fruit. It is also known as marking nut. It isspecies of Cashew.
Industrially it is used for Coatingof Baskets, Boat Planks and other Wood work as Preservative, InsulatingVarnishes, Core Plate Insulating Varnishes and Water Proofing Composition. Itis also used for making Black Stoving Enamels for Cycle Mudguards, SewingEnamels & Table Fans. It has also got applications similar to that ofCashew Nut Shell Liquid (CNSL).
Resin: Weare manufacturing BNSL Resin with & without Gilsonite Powder. It issupplied in 80% or 70% solids with MTO Solvent. Color of these Resins will be Dark Brown without Gilsonite and Blackishwith Gilsonite. Specific Gravity will be between 0.980 to 0.990. It will be littlehigh viscous in nature. They are compatible with CNSL, Alkyds, Epoxies, DryingOils, Bitumen & Coal Tar.