Where to Purchase Fully Refined Paraffin Wax for Candles
Paraffin waxes are derived from crude oil during the production of light (distillate) lubricating oils. These waxes are categorized by oil content and the degree of refinement. Fully refined paraffin waxes contain less then 0.5% (0.8% for the high welted products) oil and have been hydro-treated or clay treated to remove impurities and decoloration.
Paraffin wax is a common and popular choice for candle making, which has many advantages:
It can hold a large amount of fragrance without affecting the burn quality.
It has loose requirements for candle wick.
It has a nice shiny finish and doesn’t shrink much.
Its cost is very cheap.
However, there are also many people worrying about whether it is safe to our body. We all know that some impurities in paraffin wax like polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon. So many candle makers choose fully refined paraffin wax for candles.
On the one hand, it is deeply refined. Its impurities is strictly controlled according to the national standards, which ensure its safety to use. On the other hand, candles made of fully refined paraffin wax and right formulation is of no soot and no irritation.
So if you like to buy bulk fully refined paraffin wax, where to purchase? China has been the biggest paraffin wax exporter and its paraffin wax has advantages of both price and quality. Ffaith paraffin wax chooses the raw material from PetroChina and its quality is unbeatable. Welcome to contact us for the latest price.