Informations and safety about candles
The bat in the hat jar candles are all made by hand with 100% natural soy wax and guaranteed GMO-free. There is no paraffin or hydrocarbon derivatives , so it will be more safe when burning. They are Phthalate-free, Vegan certified with components not tested on animals. Wicks are made with nautral componets like cotton, linen or wood and contain no lead.
The bat in the hat candles are made from natural wax, but that does not mean that they are completely safe for health. Candles are flammable products and must be handled with care, and not left unattended or within children hands.
You should also know that scented candles, even with natural wax and essential oils, are classified as "chemical" and can possibly cause allergies. And yes, essential oils which seem to safe, contain elements considered chemical, which can damage health if misused. That being said, the term "chemical" is a word often used in a pejorative way, to categorize something that would be artificial and therefore unnatural. Beside , humans, we are all made from chemistry, air, water is chemistry. Combustion, is a basic chemical process.
The fragrances meet European standards for allergens, and as well AFNOR and REACH standards. However, keep in mind that even a tiny quantity can cause an allergy, so if you have any doubts, please contact us before placing an order. Be sure to respect the using conditions below:
These are precautions for using The bat in th hat candles (and in general)
-Do not burn your candle unattended (and for a period of 2 to 3 hours maximum).
-Do not place a lighted candle near a flammable object, in a draught, as well near a heat source.
-Leave at least 10 cm (4 inches) area between lighted candles.
-Do not leave residues in your candle. If there are dried flowers for decoration, please carefully remove elements before combustion. If you notice an abnormal flame, you need to extinguish it immediately.
-Always trim your wick properly before each use, a too long wick will tend to curl and must make bad black smokes. 0.5 to 1 cm must be the ideal length.
-Keep your burning candles (and lighted off) away from children and animals.
Candles are not toys, even if it looks like food. Do not breathe candles directly.
-Always burn your candle on a stable surface and always place a saucer beneath to avoid damaging furniture. Do not touch or even move a burning candle.