activated carbon

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Synonyms for activated carbon

powdered or granular carbon used for purifying by adsorption

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The active carbon market demand in Egypt is between 5,000 and 10,000 metric tons a year.
The Earth's largest active carbon sink is the ocean, which naturally absorbs more than a quarter of the carbon dioxide that is put into the air.
Loams tend to have the best soil characteristics that allow for good drainage, aggregate stability, organic matter and active carbon.
Active carbon made from corn core capable of absorbing cesium: researchers
The mask is equipped with an N99 Active Carbon filter that has been laboratory tested to filtrate 99.
Bernerjee, 2008) Nerst and Freundlich model was used to study the adsorption mechanism of an active carbon in textile and tannery effluents.
But as there is already an active Carbon Management Programme in place and a review of the Climate Change Action Plan has just been completed, the council is well on the way to producing the SEAP.
A HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filter and an active carbon filter with platinum remove household odors and VOC's.
Freudenberg's adsorptive products are special performance materials with an active carbon finishing treatment to adsorb detrimental agents and toxins and stop unpleasant odors.
The results demonstrated that the formaldehyde gas removal method using active carbon filtration as typically found in a common, general air cleaner worked for a short period of time, although the stable air would become contaminated again soon.
The following factors must be considered: a) the wet/dry alternation, b) the impact of a chloride ion-containing acidic medium c) the presence of electrochemically active carbon (occurring as soot particles in the systems) d) simple test assembly e) the same corrosion forms as in the practice.
Inside there are new upholstery colours and, depending on model, a range of additional equipment is introduced including parking proximity sensors, rain and light sensors, optimized climate control, "flat blade" windscreen wipers and an active carbon cabin filter to keep out nasty niffs.
For safety measures, I recommend wearing active carbon clothing and spraying outer clothing and equipment down with some type of odor eliminating spray when stalking game.
There is also a combined filter with active carbon to eliminate odour surges and lower the levels of nitrogen dioxides, ground-level ozone and hydrocarbons.