Questions on Charcoal baths and Soaks, how to and information

Charcoal question answered. Question: Hi my name is Ryan i am from Ottawa Canada –  i haven’t bought your book yet- but i was wondering about bathing in charcoal i cant find much info on it – tonight i tried a charcoal bath i poured a 1 pound bag of charcoal in the tub and […]

Q & A: Renewing Granulated Activated Charcoal

Charcoal question answered. Hi Buyactivatedcharcaol! I had a question on the granulated activated charcoal, the Pure Non-Scents as well as other granulated varieties. Q: Can they be washed to “renew” their absorption power? A: No. Q: I ask, as I have a couple Sharp Plasmaclusters, and they have a carbon filter which is washables, and […]

Q and A: Using spent charcoal on your garden or grass

Charcoal question answered. Q: Hi Kimberly, I had a quick question on disposal of my used activated charcoal from my air purifier: Can I use the used granules in my garden or lawn? Would that provide any benefit or would it be a detriment to growth? I ask because I don’t know if used carbon […]

Activated Charcoal: Natural Odor Eliminator For Hunters

Charcoal question answered. Question: Hello, I try to keep my deer hunting clothes (most contain activated carbon) scent free by storing them in a scent free storage tote. Would your product, “Natural Odor Eliminator” help further eliminate or reduce odors if I placed a sachet of the product in my storage containers? If this produce is […]

Question: Charcoal and Iodine depletion in the body

Charcoal question answered. Q: Greetings Mr. Dinsley, I plan on using Activated Charcoal. While researching on the web I noticed some people who have bought or used Activated Charcoal were saying that if you use Activated Charcoal keep in mind that it will deplete your iodine. I was wondering if this is true?  If it […]

Question: Activated Charcoal for UTI

Charcoal question answered. Q: Hello! I heard charcoal can help with UTIs, is that correct info? Can it be used while trying to conceive? Thanks, Mika A: Hi Mika. Yes, it has worked well for several people including myself for UTI’s. Here is an article regarding charcoal and pregnancy. Also, buchu leaf tea is amazing for […]

Question: is your charcoal toothpaste safe for pregnancy? (And DIY recipe)

Charcoal question answered. Q: Hello- is your charcoal toothpaste safe for pregnancy? I’m 10 weeks pregnant and really would like to use a charcoal toothpaste for teeth whitening….is the one you sell safe for pregnancy? Or do you have any other recommendations?  Thanks so much. Kindest Regards, Vanessa A: Hi Vanessa, congratulations on your pregnancy. 🙂 Yes, […]

Question: Charcoal filters and DIY Filter

Charcoal question answered. Q: Dear Sir or Madam, First of all, thank you for such a fantastically informative website all about charcoal! 1) I have a table top water distiller and I need to purchase little tea bag size charcoal filters. Do you sell these kinds of things? 2) Can a person make their own […]

Question on using charcoal powder in foot soak for Gout

Charcoal question answered. Q: Hi I bought my dad your activated charcoal powder to help him soak his foot in a basin for gout. However, he said there were no directions/measurements for use on the container. Can you tell me the proportions of powder to water? I know it would have been better to make the […]

Question: Charcoal for dog with itchy skin

Charcoal question answered. Q: I am new to the benefits of charcoal.  I was reading about your treatment of your dog.  I have a Lab/Chow mix that has repeated itchy skin with the resulting raw skin areas dew to chewing.  I have taken her to the Vet and we have tried everything.(antibiotics, steroids, anti- fungal, […]