These wax flakes come from a renewable resource - it is a vegetable by-product. It is biodegradable and has no fumes when heated. It is popular for candle making, because it is non-toxic and burns cleaner than paraffin.
Soy Wax has a low melting temperature and can be used for a gentle, cold water batik dye method. It washes out with hot water and soap.
Melting point: 149-158°F/65-70°C.