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Eco Fire Bar

Take a CLEAN Fire with You, Anywhere, Anytime. Eco Fire bars are made out of pure palm wax (responsibly harvested by the RSPO), and local & natural recycled hardwood sawdust. 
No Chemicals. Non-Toxic. Kid-Friendly & Safe. Small & Lightweight. 

"Because I was living off-grid for 6 years. I HAD to make my fires."

Eco Fire Bars are made in Wisconsin by Mary Hannahan. She started officially making fire bars early in 2017. However, it all began in 2006 when she was studying in Northern Ireland and had the incredible opportunity to live off-grid on Rathlin Island in the Irish Sea for 6 years. Every day, Mary would fight to light coal fires in her potbelly stove. Often, her cabin would be blue with smoke. 

Then, she returned to the U.S. in 2012 and bought land in the beautiful St. Croix Valley in Wisconsin, with a home and a fireplace in the country. She yearned to replicate her life on Rathlin; simple...sustainable...recycle everything. During her time on the island, she had learned from her friends there that the fireplace, or hearth, is the heart of the home.
Mary never planned on creating fire starters. She just kept trying to make fires in her home's wood burner and while camping and struggled to start them. and disliked the fire starters she was using.  Because she was frustrated, Mary started into creating these bars so she could have a totally clean, dependable fire to spend time in nature. Once she showed them off to family and friends, it started to snowball. Mary now sells them retail, wholesale, and online. 

Check out her story, featured in the television show, Minnesota Bound.

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