Soy wax is a vegetable wax made from soybean oil. The oil is hydrogenated to make it solid and the result is wonderful non-toxic alternative to paraffin wax which is a byproduct of the petroleum industry.
Advantages of soy wax candles:
- 100% eco product
- Soy candles are cheap - Beeswax is a great natural alternative to paraffin, but to get the same results as a soy-based candle, it is very expensive. Soy wax is a new alternative to paraffin wax that is cost effective. Soy wax is also made from a renewable source.
- Soy wax is a favorite of environmentally conscious people because it is made from a renewable source and is not made from petroleum.
- Burns without toxins, carcinogens or soot
- Burns up to 50% longer than traditional candles
- Cruelty free, contains no animal products
- Contains no genetically modified material
- Biodegradable and derived from renewable sources
- Cleans up easily with soap and hot water