Shungite is a sedimentary rock consisting of dense carbon only found in one location in the world Karelia Russia. Local folklore believes that is unique rock came down on an asteroid millions of years ago and has mystical properties to repel negative energy and electromagnetic radiation.
Shungite is gaining more attention in today’s society due to the fact that many people are worried about the damaging effects of electromagnetic radiation from high speed wifi networks and especially 5g have on the human body.
There are 2 types of shungite
- The most expensive type is elite or also called noble shungite which is shiny sliver colour which is only made into jewellery as the structure is very hard to work with. Elite shungite is the purest of shungite which is 95% pure.
- Regular black shungite, this shungite is more commonly seen as it’s easier to work with, manufacturing ornaments, cosmetics and bespoke jewellery. Regular shungite is 60% pure.