NGI Wax Blog

5 Common Soy Wax Terms, Explained

Posted by Dr. Al on Mar 27, 2015 10:42:13 AM Comments

There are tons of reasons to choose soy wax for your candles, from consumer benefits to environmental ones. Not only is soy wax natural and sustainable, it’s also generally easier to clean up and has a cooler burn pool than typical waxes on the market.

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The 3 Types of Soy Wax

Posted by Dr. Al on Mar 4, 2015 3:53:29 PM Comments

Soy wax is defined as a renewable, sustainable wax that is primarily or wholly derived from soybean oil, and does not contain petroleum, insect, animal, mineral, or paraffin waxes.

But not every soy wax is created equal—and some are more thoughtfully produced than others, with engineering that makes them ideal for use in candles.

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Why EcoSoya CB-135 Is the Best for Soy Wax Massage Candles

Posted by Dr. Al on Feb 12, 2015 4:31:52 PM Comments

Over the years, we’ve gotten many questions about using EcoSoya® waxes for soy wax massage candles from distributors and candle makers alike.

Massage candles are luxurious, intimate, and relaxing - no wonder so many people want to use our natural, sustainable waxes to make them! Luckily, we offer an exceptional wax that’s ideal for that purpose: our EcoSoya CB-135.

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Where to Buy EcoSoya Soy Wax Flakes Wholesale

Posted by Dr. Al on Jan 30, 2015 1:29:00 PM Comments

For most candle makers, providing the best possible products to your customers is the #1 priority.

When you choose soy wax flakes to use in your candles, you consider how each wax will perform - but you also think about what your customers’ values are and what type of product they want to use in their homes.

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Wax Profile: EcoSoya CB-Advanced Soy Wax

Posted by Dr. Al on Jan 23, 2015 9:50:00 AM Comments

When we began developing EcoSoya® waxes in 1992, our goal was to create premium, all-natural waxes from renewable resources. Today, each one of our premium soy waxes meets and exceeds those criteria, including our ever-popular EcoSoya CB-Advanced Soy wax.

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Which EcoSoya Wax Is the Best Soy Wax for Essential Oils?

Posted by Dr. Al on Jan 9, 2015 2:59:00 PM Comments

After this busy holiday season, most of us are going to need a little time to relax. What better way to unwind than with a candle that fills the room with the aroma of sweet, calming lavender or cinnamon bark? As natural soy candles become more popular, your customers will need soy waxes that are compatible with not only synthetic fragrances, but with natural and therapeutic essential oils.

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Which EcoSoya Wax Is the Best Soy Wax for Container Candles?

Posted by Dr. Al on Dec 19, 2014 5:08:00 PM Comments

Container candles can be poured into glass jars, tins, vases, and even some ceramic holders. The best part is that most of the time these containers can be reused for any number of purposes, including for more candles. Many people prefer container candles because the stylish and contemporary options on the market add to their home décor.

For soy wax users, it’s important to have a wax that will work well with your containers. Our EcoSoya CB-135, CB-Advanced Soy, and CB-Xcel soy waxes are all carefully engineered for use with container candles. Any one of these choices will make beautiful container candles with consistent scent throw and performance. With EcoSoya waxes, you can use containers in all different shapes and sizes to express your creativity.

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Why EcoSoya Is the Best Soy Wax for Candles

Posted by Dr. Al on Dec 12, 2014 11:01:34 AM Comments

Are you looking for the best soy wax for candles, but you want to make sure the final product is natural, sustainable, and safe for your customers to use?

If you appreciate true quality and pure ingredients, you’ll enjoy working with EcoSoya. There’s a reason that EcoSoya is considered the #1 soy wax for candles – we accept nothing less of ourselves than offering the best natural wax on the global market. Even Martha Stewart used it in a candle recipe she published recently.

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EcoSoya Featured in Martha Stewart Living

Posted by Dr. Al on Dec 5, 2014 2:31:00 PM Comments

During this time of year, many people enjoy crafting decorations and whipping up homemade gifts and treats for loved ones. For many, it’s the aroma of the season that puts us in the holiday spirit – that’s why scented candles are so popular around the holidays.

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The Causes of Polymorphism in Soy Candles

Posted by Dr. Al on Nov 24, 2014 3:51:13 PM Comments

If you’re having trouble with “frosting” on the sides of soy wax candles, or perhaps with white, lumpy “cauliflower” or “cottage cheese” effects on top of your candles, a number of different factors could be responsible. Regardless of cause, these effects are the result of soy wax polymorphism, or the reorganization of the crystal structure of the wax.

NGI is uniquely qualified to address the issue of frosting in soy candles, because our EcoSoya wax is the only soy wax on the market that’s truly engineered to combat polymorphism with our EcoSoya molecular blueprinting process.

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