Black Gold is Humic Acid, which is a natural ionic molecule extracted from ancient organic soil deposits, a key element of our nutrient-starved world. These ancient soil deposits named humus, or humin, from the Greek word for soil, is vital for optimal health. Black Gold contains highly-concentrated minerals and healing substances. These healing substances are composed of long chain molecules which are high in molecular weight and dark brown to black in color. Black Gold binds to both positive and negative charged ions making it the most powerful free radical scavenger natural antioxidant.