HARDWOOD Activated Charcoal POWDER (Highest Activity)-40 lb. - sack

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HIGH SURFACE AREA (2000 - 2400 m2/g) A high quality Food Grade activated charcoal powder is excellent for external applications in poultices, compresses and baths, for the treatment of infections, pain, and as a general detoxifier.

A high quality activated charcoal powder made from American Eastern Hardwoods with an extremely high surface area (See Technical Data)

FOOD-GRADE - completely safe for oral use.

Also recommended for use in poultices for the external treatment of localized inflammation, infection and pain, or in baths for a generalized application over a larger body area.  Excellent for charcoal baths as the hardwood charcoals rinse off more easily than the coconut shell.

May also be added to animal food or water for treating poisoning, infection, and foul odors.


*Measurement Equivalents

This is a very high-activity Powder Activated Charcoal (PAC) with an extremely high surface area and a large number of pores in the meso pore range. It is specifically designed for the adsorption of large quantities of high molecular weight substances including pigments. It has a broad range of filtering applications but is sometimes used therapeutically in baths and poultices. It is made from eastern hardwood (USA) and meets the food-grade quality of activated charcoal as defined in the current edition of the Food Chemicals Codex and is Certified NSF/ANSI Standard 61.

  • High adsorption capacity and efficiency
  • Food-grade quality
  • Highly developed meso pore structure

Sieve Size:

   % thru 100 mesh (150μ)
   % thru 200 mesh (75 μ)
   % thru 325 mesh (45μ)


90 - 100%
60 - 80%
40 - 60% 

 Surface Area (m2/g)  2000 - 2400
 Iodine Number (mg/g)  1200 minimum
 Moisture  10% maximum as packed
 Apparent Density (lbs/ cu. ft.)  21 - 23
 Ash  3 - 6%
 pH  4 - 6 typical

This information has been gathered from the manufacturer and/or test data, and is assumed to be accurate and reliable.