We’ve been testing out this system for 6 months, and I really like it. There are definitely pros and cons but it works well for us so I can’t see us switching it up any time soon. The b…

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DIY how to build.. important items I might need to know...complete bio-filter...Wow! So our cities could do this instead of using chemicals and dumping waste in our water treatment plants?? Seriously? Wise up people! You have to drink the water too! Can't live without water. Stop poisoning it!

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Kishu Binchotan Charcoal - The natural zero-waste water purifier. Kishu Binchotan (charcoal) is well known for its water-purifying qualities. Through a process of high burning and rapid cooling, the charcoal produced has numerous microscopic cavities that effectively absorb impurities from water and release natural minerals for better taste.

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This activated charcoal stick filters your water, no plastic and ugly Brita filter needed. Plus it's compostable when you're done!

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Plastic free, glass and metal, charcoal, water filter, zero waste, eco-friendly, safe and non-toxic way to filter drinking water at home!

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Sort Of Coal's White Charcoal is a low-tech way to purify water, introduce beneficial trace minerals, and improve taste.

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Just like a charcoal water filter, charcoal briquettes can be used to absorb moisture and odor from the air in your home. A while back, Gregory tipped us off on using charcoal to remove fridge odors, but they definitely work in other rooms, too. We've found them particularly helpful for "old apartment smell" if you're in an old building or moist smells in basement-level units.

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