This is a great wax for all types of molded 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. It will release easily from your molds so don't have to pry and perform magical acts to get your candles out of your mold. Type: Paraffin Meltpoint: 141 degrees Primary Use: Molded candles such as pillars and votives Packaging: 10-11 lb. slabs Scent Recommendation: Use up to 1 oz. fragrance per pound Wick Suggestion: Zinc core, cotton core, Heinz coreless Recommended Pouring Temperature: 180-190 degrees Instructions for Use: Heat wax to 200 degrees. Add scent and color and pour between 180 and 190 degrees. Without additives in this wax you will have a nice mottled effect in the candles and it will be semi-transparent.