Candle Wax Blends

Work with one of the world's leading candle wax blenders

IGI candle waxes include a full line of innovative paraffin wax, vegetable wax, and hybrid wax formulations for jar filled and pillar/votive candles each tailored for the varying needs of a diverse customer base.

As a leader in formulated waxes for the candle industry, we invite you to experience the advantages IGI blends will offer your candle business. 

 

Performance blends for container candles
  • Uses more elaborate combinations of additives and base materials vs. competitive blends.
  • Generally can accommodate high fragrance loads (in non-mottling blends) with improved scent throw properties
  • Mottling and Palm grades tested to ensure correct surface appearance
Product CodeCandle AppearanceBlend ConsistencyDescription
6036Asmooth, opaquemediumparaffin/veg blend; smooth, consistent appearance
PARAFFLEX 4630AOpaque/subtle colors can be achieved. Semi-gloss top finish.SoftEconomical single pour blend in containers up to 16 oz. Good adherence to container/jar wall can be achieved under optimal pour conditions. 8-10% fragrance loading and good hot/cold throw can be achieved.
PARAFFLEX 4786ASmooth, creamy, and opaque; able to achieve vibrant colors. Matte appearance.HardMultiple pour to achieve level surface. Good adherence to container wall can be obtained under optimal pour conditions. Suitable for hotter climates. Need to protect against temperature fluctuations during transport and storage. 5-8% fragrance loading and good hot/cold throw can be achieved.
Mottling Blends
IGI 1288B
Mottled appearanceHardMultiple pour to achieve level surface. Good adherence to container wall and maximum mottling can be obtained under optimal conditions. Need to protect against heat during transport and storage, as this may affect mottled appearance. 4-6% fragrance loading and good hot/cold throw can be achieved.
Palm Wax R2322ACrystal PatternHardPalm wax that gives full crystalline appearance with bold color contrasts.
High performance blends for container candles
  • Utilizes best available base materials and additives to make waxes suitable for “high-end” candles (non-mottling blends) with improved scent throw properties
  • High fragrance loads possible with excellent cold/hot throw properties
  • Excellent burn properties when used with proper wick system
Product CodeCandle
Appearance
Blend 
Consistency
Description
PARAFFLEX 4627ATranslucent/Vibrant colors can be obtainedSoftSingle pour blend with excellent adherence to container/jar wall achieved under optimal conditions. Robust towards variable transport conditions. 10-12% fragrance loads possible. Excellent hot/cold throw.
Parafflex 4636A (J50)Opaque/Vibrant colors can be obtainedSoftSingle pour blend with good adherence to jar under optimal conditions.  Up to 8% fragrance load possible with good hot/cold throw
IGI 6006AOpaque colors with smooth/creamy appearanceSoftParaffin/Veg blend. Single pour blend under optimal conditions. 8-10% fragrance load can be achieved. Use wicks designed for paraffin/vegetable candle systems.
IGI 6098ASmooth/Creamy appearance; Opaque colors and be obtainedSoftParaffin/Vegetable Blend. Singe pour under optimal conditions. Excellent glass adherence. 8-10% fragrance loading with excellent cold/hot throw.  Use wicks designed for paraffin/vegetable systems.
IGI 6055Asmooth, opaquemedium/hard100% vegetable based blend. excellent fragrance adn color retention. NO FROSTING, smooth appearance. Good cold throw

IGI blends for Pillar, Votive, and Other Molded Candles

IGI offers blends in our PARAFFLEX™ line of products for the manufacture of high-quality pillar, votive, and other molded type candles. Benefits from this product line include:

  • Optimized for specific types of candles
  • Can be used without additives (w/exception of UV inhibitors)
  • For mottling and palm waxes, QC tested to ensure proper finish
  • High Consistency

Performance blends for molded and related candles
  • Use of additives to enhance performance (except for mottling and palm waxes)
  • Able to accommodate higher fragrance loads
  • Excellent burn and mold release properties
Product CodeDescription
PARAFFLEX 4625APre-blended wax for scented pillars and molded candles.
4794APre-blended wax for scented votive candles.
1274ASpecialty paraffin wax that promotes a mottling effect in pillar and votive candles.
Palm Wax
R2779A
Palm wax for molded candles with feather-like crystal effect.
High performance blends for molded and related candles
  • Utilization of high melt point waxes in some blends
  • Able to accommodate higher fragrance loads
  • Excellent burn, mold release, and appearance properties
Product CodeDescription
SP Votive Blend
PARAFFLEX 4761A
High melt point, preblend wax for votive candles. Can also be used in "one-pour" votive applications.
PARAFFLEX 4641AHigh melt point wax for molded candle applications. Smooth, opaque looks with good fragrance retention/throw.
PARAFFLEX 4786ALow melt point blend for highly scented wax melts
PARAFFLEX 4826Amid melt point blend for highly scented wax melts

The Right Wax for Your Candles

The candle industry is a diverse one. IGI serves customers in virtually every category from high-end pillars, container and custom shapes to utilitarian votives.

Make IGI Your Wax Partner

Looking for a wax supplier with real answers to all of your questions? Better color, scent-loads, burn times and more are all possible with the right wax. Talk to us about your candles and your market. There are truly endless possibilities.

Candle Smarts

The candle market is a consistent one that crosses socio-economic and cultural divides. Candles have style and are always changing due to the fashion and trends of the moment. IGI can help you with the latest in modern candle manufacturing.

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