Paper Core Wick

As the name suggests, paper core wick feature a paper core surrounded by specialized fibers for optimal combustion. The burn characteristics of this wick type make them ideal for slower-burning waxes, like soy that require additional heat for optimal combustion.

Paper Core

Paper core wick remains one of the most popular wick options in the marketplace. Constructed of 100% natural fibers, the paper core wick features a cotton outer braid surrounding an inner paper filament. This wick type’s paper core enables the wick to remain rigid in the molten wax pool in various candle types, including in votives, pillars, and containers.


HP-CNP is a cellulose-based wick with a rigid paper core for increased stability engineered to meet the demands of today’s complex wax formulations, especially those with high scent throws. This round-cored wick is known for its stable burn cycle characteristics and is designed explicitly for scented wax formulations.

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