Post On : 31/12/2017
In addition to the traditional way, making coconut charcoal can be done through the oven. One of the advantages of the oven is that you are not constrained by the weather. "For example the weather is unfriendly, you can use an oven. When burning charcoal in a drum then the rain drops, you should stop," said Julianus.
Burning through drums and ovens is a process for producing charcoal. This product is a raw material of briquettes and activated carbon. Well, to make the last two products, it takes machines to grind, mix up to find briquettes.
To turn charcoal into briquette itself is through various stages. From the charcoal mill, the soft part will be eroded. This section is actually a byproduct of raw material briquettes. Meanwhile, the hard part is activated carbon that costs higher.
To make the briquettes, the eroded part or charcoal powder is then mixed with tapioca starch and air, then ready for easy printing. The cooking process to reach the temperature of 1000 C to kill bacteria.
The printed briquettes are then dried and re-baked to produce the desired level of drought. To facilitate the transportation, briquettes are usually in the form of cardboard boxes.
Marketing briquettes can be done in various ways. Because the largest coconut shell briquettes need comes from abroad, it is better for you to start online marketing.