Why and What is Soy Candles
Soy Wax comes from soy bean oil and is a natural resource grown by American Farmers. Parrafin wax is a petroleum by-product and is the most common type of wax used in the U.S. due to its low cost for the manufacturer.
Soy wax burns cleaner and longer. It is non-toxic, with no petrol-carbon soot. Paraffin wax releases thick black soot when burned, as well as 11 documented toxins, 2 are carcinogenic - toulene and benzene. The American Lung Association has warned consumers of unhealthy indoor air quality from burning paraffin candles.