Coconut Shell Charcoal
Natural or Granulated
Coconut shell charcoal is an important product obtained from coconut shell. Coconut shell charcoal is used widely as domestic and industrial fuel. Coconut shell charcoal is also used to produce activated carbon. Activated Carbon produced from coconut shell has certain specific advantages as the raw material can adsorb certain molecular species. Coconut shell is carbonised by using methods like pit method, drum method, destructive distillation as you can see from the video below. The coconut shell charcoal is the raw material required for the manufacture of activated carbon. The shell charcoal is manufactured by burning shells of fully matured nuts in limited supply of air sufficient only for carbonisation, but not for complete destruction. To obtain good quality charcoal, fully dried, clean, mature shells should be used. Now several modern methods are in vogue for the production of charcoal.
As you can see from the above picture the inside of the coconut shell, when correctly burnt is brittle and shinny.
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