This synthetic wax can be used alone or mixed with Paraffin for batik.
Microcrystalline Wax can also be used in encaustic painting as a substitute for the Encaustic Medium.
Use in a well-ventilated area. Melting point: 170-180°F/76.7-82.2°C
Applications of microcrystalline wax include: cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, protection of plants, fruits, cheeses, and vegetables; food packaging, textiles, paper, fiberboard, wood, potting compounds for condensers, floor polishes, furniture, skis, leather, rust prevention, rubber, printing inks, lubricants, artists materials, modeling waxes and in conservation and restoration.