This cord is a tubular braid not twisted and is made of strands of 2/26 certified organic cotton that gives some firmness and enables the cord to hold its its shape. There is no wax on it because commercial waxes are made with petroleum but you can coat it yourself with beeswax to protect it
Organic cotton cord can be used as necklace cord, for making macrame jewelry or as trim for pillows or sewing projects.
The organic cotton used to make this cord was grown in Turkey and then braided here in USA. This is a certified organic cotton cord, made in the USA. Available in 1mm and 2mm thickness.