Golden FlakesWe are one of the leading processors and suppliers of a quality-assured variety of Golden Flakes , which is the dried, resinous secretion of the female lac insect (Laccifer lacca). This natural product is made available in the dry . Primarily used as a wood sealer and finisher, shellac has the advantage of being soluble in ethyl , which is an environmentally-safe solvent. As compared to oil finishes which take hours to dry, shellac dries on wood in about 45 minutes. Also, it does not fade in sunlight or is oxidized over time.