Our beeswax is purchased from a beekeeper with over 25 years of beekeeping experience. The Beeswax is organic and natural, there are no chemical or pesticides used on the bees and it comes from right here in the USA. Beeswax candles are great for people with sensitive respiratory systems such as asthma or allergies. Beeswax candles have been burned for centuries and are known to actually clean the air while burning. They are beautiful and simple way to purify the air in your home of toxins, safely.