Geraniol & Citronella Beeswax Candle 3×5 inch

$150

Contains 5.3% Geraniol & 20% Citronella Essential Oil
Effective against mosquitoes 

The dual combination of the light, floral scent of Geraniol – a
plant-based oil and proven insect repellant – and the well-loved lemon
scent of Citronella creates a natural and fresh fragrance that helps
keep insects away.

The Candle Company’s Geraniol candles contain 5.3% geraniol. This is more than 5% of geraniol that was found to be effective against mosquitoes by a   *research study in June 2009. Our candles also contain 20% of citronella essential oil.

*Efficacy of the botanical repellents geraniol, linalool and citronella against mosquitoes, published in the Journal of Vector Ecology, Wiley, 2009

Authors:G.C. Muller,A. Junnila, J.Butler, V.D. Jravchenko, E.E. Revay, R.W. Weiss, Y.Schlein

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1948-7134.2009.00002.x/full

Burning time: 85 hours
Weight: 500g

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Contains 5.3% Geraniol & 20% Citronella Essential Oil
Effective against mosquitoes 

The dual combination of the light, floral scent of Geraniol – a
plant-based oil and proven insect repellant – and the well-loved lemon
scent of Citronella creates a natural and fresh fragrance that helps
keep insects away.

The Candle Company’s Geraniol candles contain 5.3% geraniol. This is more than 5% of geraniol that was found to be effective against mosquitoes by a   *research study in June 2009. Our candles also contain 20% of citronella essential oil.

*Efficacy of the botanical repellents geraniol, linalool and citronella against mosquitoes, published in the Journal of Vector Ecology, Wiley, 2009

Authors:G.C. Muller,A. Junnila, J.Butler, V.D. Jravchenko, E.E. Revay, R.W. Weiss, Y.Schlein

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1948-7134.2009.00002.x/full

Burning time: 85 hours
Weight: 500g