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Forest products include rubber, carnauba wax and dyewoods.
Another highly useful palm is the carnauba or carnahuba (Copernicia cerifera) which supplies fruit, medullary meal, food for cattle, boards and timber, fibre, wax and medicine.
Unfortunately, much of what is advertised as carnauba wax these days is far from it.
Beeswax and carnauba are the most common ingredients found in the more natural lip products.
Most waxes are classified as either a natural form of carnauba wax or a synthetic paint sealant.