The wax produced by bees glands and used for the construction of the comb.
The wax produced by the young bees after fermentation and mixing with the secretions of the salivary glands.
The wax used by bees to cover the ripe honey has antibiotic substances that help maintain and ripening of honey.
Produced by melting the comb and peeling at the harvest.
Major areas of use of wax is the cosmetics. Several features and antiperspirants contain wax. It is also used in local anesthetics, in area' s deodorant, in toothpastes, in sunscreen oils, in shaving cream, in face and body mask and in the manufacture of Kiraloifis.
With the addition of wax in cosmetic creams, we improve the quality because of increasing cohesion due to reaction of fatty acids of wax with stearic alcohol.
One of the best uses of wax is the use in varnishes for parquet, flooring, furniture and cars.
It is the best material for the construction of lamps and candles in connection with paraffin or other fats because it consists of carbon and oxygen and burns completely without leaving residues.
Beekeepers use it, in the manufacture of artificial leaf comb.Το κερί παράγεται από τους κηρογόνους αδένες της μέλισσας και το χρησιμοποιούν για την κατασκευή των κηρηθρών.