Carbon, Activated

Dec 18 2014
Dec. 16, 2014, marked the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), which today includes regulations for more than 90 contaminants...
Mar 15 2013
Many water utilities across the U.S. are transitioning to chloramine for disinfection as an alternative to chlorine. This change is in response to...
Feb 24 2012
Activated carbon (AC) is a common component in many water treatment devices. It removes a wide variety of organic-based contaminants, as well as some...
Nov 4 2011
Six months ago I opened the refrigerator to pour myself a glass of water from my pour-through pitcher. As I was filling my glass, I realized I could...
May 31 2011
Activated carbon is commonly used in point-of-use (POU) and point-of-entry (POE) water applications. Activated carbon is predominantly used to remove...
Sep 8 2009
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: VOCs, activated carbon, contaminants Everyone wants drinking water that is safe and does not contain...
Feb 27 2008
Antimicrobial soaps, hand lotions, kitchen utensils, clothing, bedding and many other products are commonplace today. These products contain...
Jan 5 2007
WQP: Please provide a brief update of the current state of the China carbon anti-dumping duties issue. Derek Rowley: The tariffs have been set due...
Oct 7 2004
Within the petrochemicals and power generation industries, it is common practice to recycle condensed steam for use as boiler feed water. Such...
Oct 31 2003
Activated carbon is well-known for its ability to remove organic compounds from water through a process known as adsorption, remove chlorine and...
Nov 14 2002
In the last two decades, the price of activated carbon (AC) has fallen 75 percent. Many lower cost varieties have sufficient quality to be useful in...
Jun 17 2002
Drinking water treatment professionals have long held fast to the belief that granular activated carbon (GAC) based on bituminous coal provides the...
May 21 2002
The American Society for Testing Methods (ASTM) and American Water Works Association (AWWA) have standard test methods for commerce between buyers...
Jan 23 2002
Like an international cookbook, the attendees of the Ninth Annual International Activated Carbon Conference (IACC) from around the world contributed...
Jun 10 2001
Carbon block is the workhorse of filtration technologies, performing a wider range of filtration tasks than other products. Its sintered porous...
Dec 31 2000
The 8th Annual International Activated Carbon Conference (IACC-8) and optional training courses took place on Sept. 18—23.This article provides a...
Dec 28 2000
"A good scientist is a person with original ideas." — Freeman Dyson Almost all uses of activated carbon (AC) to clean polluted air or water result...
Dec 28 2000
After setbacks and what seemed to be a particularly high bump in the road, Calgon Carbon Corp. took down its "for sale" sign, an attempt at trying...
Dec 28 2000
Granular activated carbon (GAC) is commonly used for removing organic constituents and residual disinfectants in water supplies. This not only...
Dec 28 2000
<This is the conclusion of a two-part article that began in the March issue of Water Quality Products. AC Working Status, Determining Remaining...