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Q. HELP. I’m a soy candle devotee, but when I’ve burned them down to the bottom, I’m basically left with a glass jar with an inch of petrified wax at the bottom. I don’t wanna toss it in the trash, but can the glass be recycled? And do I have to somehow dig out the hardened wax and/or break the glass to do so? NOTE: I am NOT one of those crafty Susie Homemaker types who has a clever use for an old candle jar. I’m never gonna drink wine out of it.

Holly R.
Portland, Ore.