This is not a candle. This is a portable source of heat and light manufactured for use in emergency and/or tactical situations such as: - energy shortages - mountain excursions - apocalyptic winters - shoe removal - chili for lunch This wax and wick devices offers a non-offensive "Fresh Cut Pine" scent that many folks find very pleasant. In fact, smells like our popular Fresh Cut Pine Soap. Made in the USA. Approx: 75 hour burn time.