Do candles really clear nasty smells?

20 May 2019
Presented by Phil Sansom.

CANDLE-IN-THE-DARK

A picture of a candle in the dark

Share

Patrick sent us this question: "My wife wants me to light a candle after doing my number two, to get rid of the smell. Does this actually do anything?"

Phil Sansom has been sniffing out an answer, with the help of Kit Chapman from Chemistry World.

Comments

Add a comment