Made in the Kishu region of Japan since the Edo period, Binchotan charcoal is activated by burning oak branches at extremely high temperatures for several days and then rapidly cooling them. Known as the highest quality activated charcoal for purifying water, Binchotan charcoal can be used to absorb chemicals in tap water, remove toxins from the skin, capture moisture and odors from the air, enhance blood circulation in a hot bath, stimulate healthy soil in the garden and deflect negative ions in your home.
Its process of activation carbonizes the structure of the wood, leaving countless microscopic cavities that easily trap unwanted toxins. Its porous nature draws chemicals out of tap water, naturally softening and improving its taste. Beyond purifying water, charcoal can be added to a hot bath to enhance blood circulation or used to naturally attracts and neutralizes odors from the air. When placed in small, humid spaces, Binchotan Charcoal Bits can capture moisture and odors from the air, help deodorize your home, and prevent indoor mold and mildew growth. Perfect for small bathrooms, basements, and rooms with high levels of humidity, these eco-friendly bits can also be planted into the garden to stimulate healthy soil after usage.One gram of Binchotan charcoal has as much surface area as a tennis court.
Dimensions: Each 1/2 lb bag includes an assortment of charcoal bits
Made in Wakayama, Japan