Furniture polish

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Description

Any of several formulations used to temporarily clean and add luster to furniture. Examples of materials that have been used for furniture polish are: paraffin, beeswax, lemon oil, Goddard's Antiquax, Johnson Wax and microcrystalline wax (Renaissance wax). Waxes provide a clear, smooth non-sticky finish that protects against moisture, dirt and pollution.

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