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Where does wax come from?

When we think of wax, we may think of the soft, solid material that candles are made of. There are many kinds of wax and many uses for them.  Wax comes from animal, vegetable, and mineral sources. The wax used for making most candles and for sealing jars of homemade jelly is called paraffin.  Paraffin …

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