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Risks of Paraffin Candles

Paraffin candles are cheap to produce and purchase, but at what cost does that come at.

Impact on Environment

Paraffin wax is derived from petroleum byproducts which are a limited resource, these biproducts also limit biodegradability and produce harmful fumes.  Purchasing paraffin candles supports an industry with an abundance of environmental issues and isn’t good for our health.

Health Concerns and Risks

Many people have no idea a candle could be doing so much harm to our health.  Inhaling fumes from paraffin candles and melts can cause reactions such as nausea, vomiting, athsma, and headaches. It also produces many chemicals including Benzine which can cause Lung Cancer.

Cleaning

It can be very difficult to remove paraffin wax if spilled or dropped on belongings. This can cause damage and be very frustrating.

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