Tealight in a candle holder - Technical Products - AAK

A natural, sustainable alternative

Fatty Acids

Stearic acid is one of the raw materials used in the production of candles. AAK offers a high-quality solution to meet customer demands when it comes to natural raw materials and sustainability.

The Tefacid product range provides a natural, sustainable alternative to paraffin. AAK can also offer products that give customers the possibility to apply for The Nordic Swan Ecolabel. Products that comply with the RAL candle standard are also available.

For more information on our fatty acid offer, please contact tefac@aak.com.

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For the production of candles, AAK’s offer includes a wide range of waxes produced from vegetable raw materials and specially developed to function for a wide range of applications.

Golden Wax

Golden Wax brands of botanical-based waxes can be customized to individual customer needs and can be used alone or blended with other waxes, such as paraffin, for optimal performance and cost.