What is an Eco 14 Wick?

ECO-14 wicks are coreless, cotton flat braid wick with paper filament throughout, providing increased rigidity and strength. Their self-trimming and clean burning characteristics minimize mushrooming, soot, and smoke. ECO wicks are suitable to be used in tealight, votive, pillar, and container candles.

What are eco wicks made of?

flat cotton threads
ECO wick is constructed from natural flat cotton threads interwoven with paper threads that produce a rigid structure for easy pouring. The consistent flame and slight curl of ECO wicks work well with natural waxes and ensures an even burn. ECO wicks are free from lead and zinc.

Which candle wick is best for soy wax?

We recommend using the L or XL size wicks when using in pure soy. The amount of fragrance oil, dye, and the type of wax WILL effect the way these wicks burn. Testing must be done to ensure a proper melt pool is achieved.

What size is ECO 14 wick?

Each wick has been primed with a vegetable based wax (161°F) and has been crimped with a 20mm diameter wicktab with a 10mm neck height. Sold in bags of 100.

Are eco Wicks vegan?

Our soy is 100% natural with no additives . Our wax is pure, vegan friendly, biodegradable, sustainable, and cruelty free. Our Candle wicks are lead and zinc free. We only use clean fragrances within our soy candles.

Are eco wicks self-trimming?

ECO candle wicks are a coreless, cotton flat braid wick with paper filament throughout, providing increased rigidity and strength. Their self-trimming and clean burning characteristics minimize mushrooming, soot, and smoke. ECO wicks typically work best in soy waxes and lower melt point paraffin waxes.

Are eco wicks good?

An excellent choice for soy candles, this wick has good burn stability that works well in votives, containers and pillars. ECO wicks also work well with wax blends and low melt-point paraffin waxes.

What kind of wax does Yankee Candle use?

paraffin wax
Yankee candles are made from paraffin wax, as well as essential oils for fragrance and cotton for the wicks.

What does CD mean in candle wicks?

CD (Stabilo) candle wick is a flat braided cotton wick with paper threads woven into the cotton. The reinforced construction of the wick is designed to ensure a consistent burn with higher fragrance loads, especially with softer, more viscous natural waxes. Quick Order.

Are wooden wicks better than cotton?

wider fragrance throw: In a burn test between a wooden wick vs cotton wick candle, results showed that the wooden wicks diffuse heat more rapidly into the wax, and can push up to 35% more fragrance throw into a room, compared to cotton wicks.

Can you use eco wicks for coconut wax?

These wicks designed to burn more slowly than other types of wicks, which makes them the perfect pair for coconut waxes and blends, such as Ceda Serica® and EC 26 (coconut-soy wax)….Testing HPSP Wicks to Find the Perfect Burn.

Jar Diameter MFG Recommended Wick Size
1.56” HPSP-3
1.57” HPSP-6
1.77” HPSP-9
1.97” HPSP-12