To be able to store honey in the beehive, bees need honeycomb. This honeycomb is built by producing small amounts of wax from the wax glands, and then attaching the wax together.
Beeswax is brittle at low temperatures. At 36°C the wax becomes fictile, at around 60°C the beeswax is liquid.
More information on beeswax can be found here.
Beeswax Sheet € 2,60 Beeswax grains € 4,50 Beeswax solid 200g € 8,90