An eco-friendly wax for cleaning brushes, Soy Wax is a natural by-product of soy beans used in the food, cosmetic, candle-making industry and art supply industry. It melts at around 120 degrees Fahrenheit making it a suitable choice for cleaning brushes and tools used in the encaustic process. It is available in an easy-to-melt flake form and has an off-white opaque appearance. Do not overheat, heat below smoking temperatures. Not intended to be mixed with encaustic paints. Available in a resealable 12 oz. bag.