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Unformatted text preview: by using the extract of orange peel, which was proven to repel destructive ants. This was added in the mixing process only a percent lower than the used cooking oil and after observation was done a few days after exposing the product outside. There is no occurrence of even a single fire ant in the candle which makes the experiment a success! We also added some ingredients like fragrance and colour to achieve a nice appearance, but only a lower percent than the extract of orange peel. This ingredient is optional; it’s up to the individual whether he/she wants to beautify its product. Firmness and same shape and volume must be considered in computing the difference the time between the pure and experimental candle. There is a little adjustment when other ingredients had been added to the first experimented candle (used cooking oil and paraffin wax)....
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- Spring '11
- Candle, wax, Beeswax, Paraffin