Perfect for votives and all types of container candles. It is a high quality straight paraffin so it is semi-translucent and mottles nicely without additives. It blends nicely with most additives so that you can achieve different looks. Type: Paraffin Meltpoint: 130 degrees Primary Use: Container candles and votives Packaging: 10-11 lb. slabs Scent Recommendation: Use up to 1 oz. fragrance per pound Wick Suggestion: Zinc core, cotton core or Heinz coreless Recommended Pouring Temperature: 180-190 degrees Instructions for Use: Heat wax to 200 degrees. Add scent and color and let wax cool down to 180 degrees. Wax will give a smooth looking effect when adding the additives and without additives you will get the mottled effect in the candles.