What to Do with Coconut Shells
There are many ways to reuse coconut shells, for example, fertilizer, handicrafts, seeding pot. These ways are used in a small number of coconut shells. If you wanna largely recycle coconut shells and make considerable benefits, making charcoal from coconut shells is a suitable way.
Can You Burn Coconut Shells?
Actually, it is not a good way to burn coconut shells in a large quantity. Firstly, the smoke pollutes the environment. Secondly, this way doesn’t take full advantage of coconut shells, such as heat value. Thirdly, some coconut shells have rich moisture which is not easy to burn. Accordingly, when dealing with a large number of coconut shells, investors choose coconut shell charcoal production machine as the best way.
What is Coconut Shell Charcoal?
Coconut shell charcoal is produced in an incomplete combustion condition without oxygen. Its main component – carbon, determines its flammable feature. Besides, it is odorless and smokeless. It has a high heat value, low ash waste (<4%).
How to Make Coconut Shell Charcoal
When you use a coconut shell charcoal making machine to produce coconut shell charcoal, there are main three steps.
1. How to Dry out Coconut Shells
When coconut shells have over 15% of moisture, use the dryer to reduce its extra moisture. When moisture over 45%, we recommend that you should prepare two dryers to reduce their moisture quickly and efficiently.
2. How to Carbonize Coconut Shell
Coconut Shell Feeding Process
Deliver coconut shells into coconut shell charcoal making furnace by automatic screw feeder. Beston offers four feeders, including manual, semi-automatic and fully-automatic types. They have well-sealed effectiveness.
Note: the size of coconut shells delivered into the reactor is no more than 2.5cm. Thus, investors can get quality coconut shell charcoal. Besides, the charcoal quality can be controlled. Contact us to know the details.
Coconut Shell Carbonizing Process
After heating the reactor, the temperature arises up continuously. When the temperature reaches 350℃, coconut shells are carbonized to charcoal. From feeding to discharging, it is a quick production process, which only needs 15-20 minutes.
How to Purify Smoke
Beston biochar production equipment is equipped with the standard smoke purifying system. It consists of three procedures, which can clean smoke. Finally, the smoke meets EU emission standards and can be discharged directly.
How to Use Energy Cost-efficiently
Firstly, the high-temperature smoke can be used to dry coconut shells.
Secondly, the water in the condensers won’t be polluted. It is in a circle using.
Thirdly, the recycled gas can be used to heat the reactor directly and safely.
3. How to Make Coconut Shell Charcoal Briquettes
Beston offers several coconut shell charcoal briquettes making equipment. They can produce the following shapes of charcoal: rod, stick, round, ball. After you put coconut shell charcoal into the feeder, the final charcoal briquettes will be made out and fall out from the outlet. If you wanna make other shapes of charcoal we don’t mention, just send your requirement.
Is Coconut Shell Charcoal Safe?
Because of its good features, coconut shell charcoal is widely used in agriculture, industry and life. Firstly, it is no emission of sulfur and toxic gas. It is safe to use in cooking. Secondly, its calorific value is extremely high, which is a good alternative to diesel or other fuel in daily life or industries. Thirdly, it has
How Do You Use Coconut Shell Charcoal?
• As the fuel used in the restaurant and food industries
• Absorption of heavy metal in the agriculture industry
• raw material for making construction bricks
• repressed into activated charcoal (we don’t supply related reprocessing equipment)
• shisha/hookah charcoal
All in all, coconut shell charcoal is a heat source that has a high calorific value. When you are finding a charcoal making equipment to make quality charcoal, Beston coconut shell charcoal is the best choice. Contact us to get its detail now!