DiatomPure® Human Codex Grade is made using the finest Diatomaceous Earth, well known for its high ‘silicia’ content, it plays a significant role in our bodily functions. Our Diatomaceous Earth is Food Grade obtained from the purest fresh water it is organic and eco-friendly.
- Certified for use in Organic Systems
- Safest source of Diatomaceous Earth
- Nil Arsenic
- Nil Lead
Known worldwide for its extremely pure quality, our “Food Grade” Diatomaceous Earth (DE) is an eco-friendly naturally organic material from the purest fresh water source. Diatomaceous Earth is the fossilized remains of microscopic shells created by one-celled plants called Diatoms. Not all deposits of diatomaceous earth or the diatoms present in those deposits are the same.
The shape of the diatom must be tubular with holes on the walls. It is important to have a consistent shape diatom without any unwanted sediment and it must be fresh water because the diatoms form a harder shell and less fragile than those in salt water. Salt-water deposits contain a mix of diatom species. These deposits shapes and sediments are inconsistent, making them unusable for our products.
Diatomaceous Earth (DE) is the remains of microscopic, one-celled plant(phytoplankton) called diatoms that lived in the oceans and lakes that once covered the western part of the US and other parts of the world. These deposits are mined from underwater beds or from ancient dried lake bottoms. Diatomaceous Earth has many uses
Only a few Diatomaceous Earth deposits are “food grade”. Other food grade deposits may contain higher amounts of sediment and clay that make them less effective. After analyzing many other “Food Grade” deposits we are satisfied that our Diatomaceous Earth is the purest form of Diatomaceous Earth.
As a feed additive for livestock, birds, pets, and humans containing up to 14 trace minerals to the system, reducing odors, reduce fly hatch and stop animals from licking holes and chewing fence posts). Also, can be used as a soil conditioner.
Silica is available in a number of foods, such as wheat, oats, & barley. However, it often is depleted from foods due to processing, making supplementation necessary. Silica supplementation has been shown to help the body in numerous ways. Material supplied by Eidon, based in San Diego, CA points out that silica has a variety of health and beauty care (HBC) benefits. It has demonstrated an ability to help the body deal with dry skin and associated conditions, brittle nails, hair thinning, dandruff and burns (including sunburn).
Diatomaceous Earth is High in Silica, Absorbent, Porous, Long Lasting, Environmentally Friendly, pH Neutral, Sterilized, Natural and Reusable, all factors necessary for healthy plants, while still being cost effective for the grower.
If your pet has fleas, you should cover and fluff its coat with a light layer of DiatomPure® or DiatomPest®. This will not cause the animal any harm. It is also very important to apply DE to the environment around your pet, such as where they sleep and the rooms that they live in. They will also carry it around to their favourite habitats!
As a feed additive for livestock, birds and pets (it has been reported to eliminate parasites, and provide trace minerals to the system, reduce odors, remove harmful bacteria from the upper intestinal tract, reduce fly hatch, and chewing fence posts). It is also a very good soil conditioner