Adhesive, Wax, & Gum Remover Recipe

Makes four 1 oz. bottles


Citrus oils are the best thing you can use to cut through adhesives, wax, and gum. The best part is that it's natural - you don't have to use strong chemicals that may be harmful to your skin and home.


8.0 %    Polysorbate 20                             12 grams


8.0 %    d-Limonene                                 12 grams
73.5 %  Water – Warm                             110 grams


10.0 %  Liquid Castile Soap                       15 grams


0.5 %    Citricidal Grapefruit Seed Extract    1 gram




1. Measure out and mix together the Polysorbate 20 and D-Limonene. 
2. Add warm water and stir gently to combine.
3. Add liquid castile soap and grapefruit seed extract and stir to combine.
4. Package in 1 oz bottles for quick response to emergency cleaning situations!

Voyageur Soap & Candle Company Ltd.
Unit 14 – 19257 Enterprise Way,  Surrey, B.C. Canada  V3S 6J8


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NOTE: All recipes are provided for the use of the customers of Voyageur Soap & Candle Company Ltd. Their electronic or print reproduction is strictly forbidden. All formulas and recipes have been formulated by Voyageur but we accept no liability as to their effectiveness or the success of the formulas when being made. It is essential that good manufacturing practices are followed in their use, and it is the responsibility of the user to meet the appropriate regulatory requirements of their jurisdiction in all matters. All formulas remain the property of Voyageur, and their reproduction or re-distribution is strictly forbidden without our written consent.  

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