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Made using a natural material with high moisture absorption called diatomaceous earth.

Part of the lid is made of diatomaceous earth, so the moisture is controlled from the top. The glass allows to see the contents and is easy to wash.

Displaying the seasonings with the glass and diatomaceous earth container creates a transparent and airy atmosphere.

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Diatomaceous Earth

Diatomaceous earth is taken from sedimentary layers formed of phytoplankton that resided in the sea and lakes hundreds of thousands of years ago. Because it is porous with an infinite number of fine porosities on the micrometer (10-6m) scale, it has high water and moisture retention properties, as well as deodorant and moisture control properties. A further characteristic is that it has different colors depending on the area.

 

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Sakan Plastering

Sakan plastering is a technique to plaster soil or cement on the walls and floors using a trowel. The word “sakan” (plasterer) derives from a title which was conferred to Hatao Koze by the Japanese Emperor for the construction of earthen walls around the Imperial Palace in 645. From the middle of the 16th century to the 19th century, sakan plastering technique developed through various plasterworks such as outer baileys of castles, earthen walls for teahouses and interior walls, and the traditional technique was handed down through generations. Recently plastering has been attracting attention as a method to create an ecologically sound space free from the artificiality of modern building techniques.

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Notes on Usage:

  • You may notice a bit of powder around the block however, this is not a problem with the quality. Due to the nature of the material, the powder is expected.
  • As it is food hygiene tested, there is no harm to health even if small particles are consumed.
  • Due to certain natural minerals in the salt, the color of the block may change, however, the function is not affected.
  • When washing the lid, wash it in water quickly and let it dry well under the sun.
  • Please do not keep the lid in water for a long time as it will lead to degradation of the material.
  • When not in use, please store in a dry place.
 
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mds size

Food Container (glass)

mds size

K117

mds size

Product size:W80×D80×H95mm
Package size:W105×D105×H125mm
Product Weight:290g
Total weight:340g

mds variation

Available in White and Pink only.

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WHITE: Akita diatomaceous earth
PINK: Ishikawa Prefecture diatomaceous earth
GREEN: Akita diatomaceous earth + Ishikawa Prefecture Asagi soil

mds spec

Made in Japan

mds price

RM 132.50
*inclusive of 6% GST