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Fair Trade Eco Wax Candles-History

Our candles are made from stearin wax, which is an incredibly hard, slow burning wax. It burns with a tall, clean flame & is almost smokeless & drip free. Stearin is added to harden the finished candles, giving it better burning qualities, depth of colour and opacity. In Indonesia where our candles our made, this is ingredient is extracted from palm nuts & coconuts. No trees are cut down, or indeed any forest cleared to create it. The plantation where our candles are made is over 100 years old, and is fully self-sustainable & certified Fair Trade. Pure cotton wicks (no micro-wires to hold them in place) & we use only ecological colour dyes-no nasty chemical colours. We do not use any animal-derived...

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