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Golden Wax

Botanical-based wax solutions

Golden Wax

Golden Wax brands of soy, palm, coconut, and cottonseed-based waxes can be tailor-made to meet your specific needs. Through our co-development commitment, our dedicated team of customer innovation technologists will work with you to develop a customized solution.

Versatile and adaptable, Golden Wax brands of botanical-based wax solutions can be customized. Our wax knowledge and expertise, along with AAK’s multi-oil multi-process capabilities, give us the ability to create specialized solutions from various base oils such as soy, palm, coconut, and cottonseed. These solutions can be used alone or blended with other waxes.

Golden Wax solutions deliver upon your specific functionality parameters such as melting point, scent throw and holding qualities, and burn rate. Our waxes are also available as flaked products that are much easier to work with than traditional paraffin slabs, and they work with standard candle making equipment currently available on the market.


Plant-based waxes are a completely natural renewable resource and the preferred choice in the journey toward sustainability. Some environmental advantages:

  • Non-toxic
  • Biodegradable
  • Clean burning
  • Completely free of animal derived substances
  • Available in non-GMO

Golden Wax benefits

Golden Wax brands of botanical-based wax solutions can be found across the United States through our distribution partners. 

In addition to our dedicated team of wax experts, multi-oil multi-process capabilities, and Co-Development approach, Golden wax brand wax solutions have the following benefits:

  • May be used alone. No need for paraffin or other non-vegetable-based waxes
  • Reduce set-up time
  • Offer significant bloom/frost reduction
  • Have great mold release
  • Create a fragrance throw comparable to paraffin
  • Allow for vibrant colors
  • Available in multiple packaging formats such as flakes, 50lb cartons, or bulk truck

WaxWorks Labs™

At the AAK WaxWorks Lab facilities in Louisville, USA, and Karlshamn, Sweden, we are all about applying sustainable candle wax solutions to optimize our customers' products. 

Utilizing a range of equipment and technologies to test and analyze different materials, our dedicated candle technicians efficiently apply their knowledge and experience to support with troubleshooting and development of customized solutions. 

Examples of what we do in the AAK WaxWorks Labs

  • Recipe optimization
  • Oil and wax interaction 
  • Soot measuring
  • Troubleshooting
  • Sample evaluation
  • Solution scanning

Get in touch with your Co-Development partner