All the New Haven products are cruelty free, vegan, palm-oil free and as ethically sourced as possible. EcoSoy is the most environmentally friendly wax attainable. It is approx. 40% more expensive than standard Soy Wax. Biodigradable, Renewable & Sustainable No Pesticides No Insecticides No GMO Not tested on animals 100% Plant based 100% Natural Frosting and sinkholes are naturally occuring in soy wax and don't affect the performance of candles. Christmas Eve - Orange, tangerine, cinnamon, clove, fennel, frankincense, peppermint, pine Please treat candles with care and trim wick after each use. Keep away from children and on a safe surface. Jars can become hot so don't burn for more than 4 hours at a time.