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This Sustainable Soy Candle Grows Wildflowers Once The Wax Is Gone


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Once you’ve burned through a candle, what happens to the jar? It might wind up at a recycling material — depending on what it’s made of, and how well you cleaned it — but it can easily pile up in a landfill, where it’ll generate new greenhouse gas emissions.

That’s why Chris and Cyndi Hileman have reimagined candles as a zero-waste product through their Hyggelight, a “growing candle” that can be reused as a planter for wildflowers.