Flexible and tacky it provides tenacity for the wax to adhere to the fabric. Beeswax is resistant to the corroding action of sodium carbonate and salt used with Procion MX dyes. May be applied alone for a complete resist or in a 1 to 1 ratio with paraffin wax for batik crackle effects. Loaf is about 1 lb (453gm).
CAUTION: Do not allow wax to heat up beyond smoking point. Fumes produced from smoking bees wax may be irritating. If you observe smoke coming from the melted wax, immediately turn off the heat source and remove the container holding the wax away from heat and allow to cool. Always work in a well-ventilated area.