Pacifica was founded by Brook Harvey Taylor in 1995 with the help of Billy Taylor. The brand started out with a few unusual candle fragrances and has grown into a retailer of beauty products, perfumes, candles, home fragrances, and gifts. Pacifica soy candles are handmade, composed of vegetable- ... Read More soy wax and lead-free cotton wicks. The candles burn for 30 to 100 hours, depending on size, and do not harm the environment. Soy candles come in 3- to 10.5-ounce sizes. Pacifica candles come in a variety of scents, including Indian Coconut Nectar, Hawaiian Ruby Guava, and Island Vanilla. The Pacifica Coconut Nectar Soy Candle blends coconut and vanilla scents. The 5.5-ounce soy candles each burn for approximately 50 hours and come in a simple glass container. Other Pacifica products for the home include reed diffusers and pillar candles.