Paraffin is derived from petroleum. It is relatively brittle and will flake when used alone for batik; therefore, it is commonly mixed with Microcrystalline Wax. It can also be used for cleaning brushes in encaustic. It comes in easy-to-measure pellets.
Melting point 140°F/60°C
1 lb/0.45 kg - bag (Item 9901542)