Aramaru charcoal is more economical than white binchotan. Aramaru charcoal is also chemical free and almost smoke free. Aramaru charcoal is the easier to light than white binchotan, however they have a shorter life (up to 3-4 hours).
This makes them ideal to mix with white binchotan. The lack of chemical additives and the incredibly high heat preserves the flavorful juices, adds a beautiful sear, and makes anything barbecued on it absolutely delectable.
Please do not burn charcoal indoors, only in well ventilated areas. All types of burning charcoal will produce odorless Carbon Monoxide gas. For best result, keep in cool and dry environments. Damp charcoal may take longer to ignite and may be hazardous.