New EcoSoya Wax Q220
Stable and easy to use, EcoSoya Q220 works as a paraffin replacement and is a suitable replacement for CB Advanced Wax due to its higher melting point and aesthetics. The high melting point allows finished candles to withstand summer heat and high temperatures during shipping and transit. The higher melting point also makes the EcoSoya WaxQ220 an excellent wax for Container Candles and Clamshell Melts. EcoSoya Q220 can be cooled during manufacturing with a reduced chance of improper curing, leading to a more efficient process that yields less waste. This wax burns best with wicks designed for viscous waxes, such as beeswax and plant-based waxes, while also supporting the use of large wicks for faster fragrance throw without the usual problems related to sooting. EcoSoya Q220 offers exceptional consistency and performance every time.
Applications: Container Candles, Molded Candles, Clamshell Melts. It might be difficult to use this wax in metal Votive and Tart molds as they might be slightly soft to the touch and prone to scratches. This wax is not recommended for use in manufacturing Pillar candles.
Properties of EcoSoya Q220:
• Comes in small beads, which makes it easy to handle and measure.
• Made from vegetable oils.
• When solid, it is white/off-white in color at ambient temperature and when liquid, it is amber in color.
• Has odor typical of a vegetable oil.
• Is biodegradable.
• Burns clean, leaving a healthier home environment.
• Is non-polymorphic, meaning it will prevent the formation of crystals, which can appear in the form of rough, grainy, or lumpy white blooms or 'white frost'.
• Wax Melting Temperature: between 68.3°C (155°F) and 87.8°C (190°F) under gentle agitation.
• Fragrance: maximum load is approximately18% by weight.
• Suggested Pour Temperature: between 145°F (62.8°C) and 175°F (79.4°C).
• Is not adversely affected when temporarily exposed to extreme hot or cold temperatures.
• May be used frozen.
• If partially melted, may be allowed to re-solidify before use.
• 100% plant-based.
• Sustainable and renewable.
• Free of pesticide and herbicide residue.
• Free of genetically modified material.
• No animal testing.
• No petroleum products.
• No animal products.
• No insect products.
Note: The new waxes have a very different chemistry from the past waxes. There is an aroma present that some people may detect while others may not. This is perfectly normal and it will not impact the finished candle.
Caution: Do not use copper or brass tools or containers when working with soy wax, as the copper and brass will discolor the wax.
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Further, New Directions Aromatics is not responsible for the comments made in the customer reviews, nor when products are used in ways not suitable to their purpose (for example, fragrance oils in toothpaste; bath salts in metal containers; additives used in larger amounts than recommended).
As with any manufacturing process, New Directions Aromatics strongly recommends small lab scale testing for evaluation purposes prior to full commercial manufacturing. As the ordinary or otherwise use(s) of this product is outside the control of New Directions Aromatics Inc., no representation or warranty, expressed or implied is made as to the effect(s) of such use(s) (including damage or injury), or the results obtained.
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