The original protective coating that is simply melted prior to use. Each slab weighs 1 kg . Store in a cool place, away from direct sunlight. All the pigments used in the coloured cheese waxes are FDA approved for direct contact with food. Simple to apply - melt wax by placing in a bains-marie or a container standing in simmering water. Paint wax over the cheese using a soft brush such as a pastry brush. Allow to set, invert cheese and paint base. Repeat as necessary. Colours: Clear, Yellow, Red, Green, Black.