Burning time of this soy candle is approximately 20 Hours. When trying to burn your soywax candle for longer period it is Important to allow the candle to burn for approximately 2 hours at the beginning to allow your candle to create its initial memory burn. This will increase the scent throw and a full melt pool of wax. Always keep the wick in the centre. To prevent your soy wax candle from producing black soot, always trim your wick to ¼ before lighting the candle. Always burn your candle on a stable and heat resistant surface. Keep from drafts. Do not burn candle when wax is less than ½ inch from bottom. Do not touch or move candle while burning or if wax is hot. Keep out of reach of children and pets. Do not leave unattended while candle is burning. Guaranteed 3% fragrance level, long burning and very eco-friendly.