What is the goop inside a lava lamp?

A classic lava lamp contains a standard incandescent or halogen lamp which heats a tall (often tapered) . A formula from a 1968 US patent consisted of and a transparent, translucent, or opaque mix of mineral paraffin wax, and  tetrachloride. The clear or mineral can optionally be coloured with translucent dyes.

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