Soot test

Our candles have been testet from technological Institute of Århus


The test:

Candles were placed in a cabinet of 1/3 cubicmeter, with ope hatch to provide oxygen but not draft. In the cabinet they put petri dished with an area of 2cubic cm, to catch soot.
After candles were bured, the petri dishes were analyzed visually and by weight.


The result.

No soot were detected by either measurement methods.


The candles are not fully colored, that means if color components are source of sod or smells,  candles that are not fully colored produce less inconveniences.



Download  report as word file (in danish)

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