Bee’s Wax

Changed on: 02.03.2021

The LAVES Institute for Apiculture Celle has summarised the most important facts on the origin of, foraging methods for, ingredients in and other interesting details on bee’s wax under the heading "Steckbrief Wachs" (Wax Profile).

You can find a detailed description and characterisation of bee’s wax on the homepage of the Swiss Bee Research Centre Bern-Liebefeld.

Pure bee’s wax – a grey white patina will form on the surface when stored for a longer period of time.