Eruptive Technology
[BIZ STREAM SPECIAL EDITION]
This series includes selected stories from Biz Stream's signature "On-Site" reports. Currently, there are 111 active volcanoes in Japan. While eruptions and ash plumes are often a cause of concern, some companies are finding unique ways to put fallen ash to good use. This episode features one company that is using volcanic ash to create cooking plates that offer remarkable heat retention properties and another that is using the ash in its water purification technology.

On-Site Report

Made of 100% volcanic ash, this cooking plate has excellent heat retention properties that allow for smokeless low-heat cooking
These water purification tablets adsorb impurities and make it possible for quick and easy filtration