Black or classic shungite stones contains 50-70% of C-60 organic fullerene carbons, which many people are using for protection against EMFs in your home or workspace. This shungite can be easily shaped and polished giving it a brilliant shine. It is comprised of 84% carbon, 3.5% nitrogen and oxygen, 6.7% hydrogen and 3.3% ash content.
Most commonly due to the high toxicity we are all facing in this world shungite is being used as a water filtration stone placed in your water filter system, glass water bottle or these stones can be be placed in your bath to aid in detoxifying your body through your skin. Shungite baths can be therapeutic in nature and for many years sanatoriums or health spas have existed in Kerala Russia where people come to bath in the natural shungite infused waters.
Water Filtration: It is recommended to consume the water within two days. If the stones have been in contact with water for more than three days, such water is suitable for external use or for your pot plants.
It is recommended to clean shungite stones once a month, because this mineral has a porous surface and is able to accumulate impurities from water. Please note, there is no need to clean each stone simply rinse all stones under running water.
How many stones do you need?
It is recommended to use 80 grams/2.82oz of stones per liter of water (33,8 oz).
80 grams : 1 litre water
It is desirable that the vessel for water infusion is made of glass or ceramics. You should drain your shungite water once a day and add the right amount of new water to the same vessel to ensure you are making fresh water overnight for the next day.
Shungites absorption qualities are impressive and provides mineralization to the water, is anti bacterial in nature and hydrogenates your water – making it wetter.
How does shungite make your water wetter?
The fullerenes enable the hydrogen molecules of your water to increase up to 17 hydrogen molecules per oxygen molecule.
It also has bactericidal ( bacteria killing) properties. Shungite is useful for water due to the porous structure of the stone and unique carbon properties – the 60 carbons within the shungite infuse the water with fullerenes.
Please note that only genuine Shungite from the Republic of Karelia in Russia has such abilities. There is no other source of quality shungite. We only sell genuine shungite from the mines of Karelia. See our shungite certification documents here to be sure we are selling the very best quality to you.