Activated Carbon

What is Activated Carbon?


Construction DewateringsOur granular activated carbon filters and carbon vessels are designed to remove organic and inorganic contaminants from groundwater, surface and process water, wastewater and vapor/ liquid streams. Our units are designed for temporary water treatment, as well as, permanent installations. Each one of our filtration vessels can be supplied with a variety of Granular Activated Carbon (GAC) as well as other specialty filtration media including ion exchange resin, oil adsorbing media, arsenic removal media, zeolite filtration media and other filtration media. Carbonair works with our customers to ensure they have the right configuration for their application and flowrate, while also assuring optimal carbon utilization.


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Carbonair’s Activated Carbon Product and Applications 


photoLiquid Phase Carbon Vessel

Carbonair’s liquid phase carbon filtration vessels are designed for the removal of dissolved contaminants from liquid streams.

IMG_0730Vapor Phase Carbon Vessel

Carbonair’s vapor phase carbon filtration vessels are designed for the removal of dissolved contaminants from air streams.

Granular Activated Carbon

Granular Activated Carbon (GAC)

GAC is made from raw carbonaceous materials such as coconut shells or coal. For more information about this process click here.

Carbon Filter Vessels

Carbon Filter Vessels

Carbonair also offers a complete line of carbon filters and everything you need to make a complete water treatment system. For more information click here.

Granular activated carbonSpecialty Media

Each filtration vessel can be supplied with a variety specialty filtration media.

Carbon ExchangeOn-site Carbon Exchanges

Carbonair can assist you with both non-hazardous and hazardous spent activated carbon. More information.

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