Charcoal Activated Granular


Form: Granular


Activated carbon, also called activated charcoal, activated coal, or carbo activatus, is a form of carbon processed to have small, low-volume pores that increase the surface area available for adsorption or chemical reactions. Activated is sometimes substituted with active.


  • Medical uses
  • Adverse drug effects
  • Analytical chemistry applications
  • Environment applications
  • Fuel storage
  • Gas purification
  • Chemical purification
  • Sound absorption
  • Distilled alcoholic beverage purification
  • Mercury scrubbing

*Please note this comes in Granular Form*

Molecular Formula: C
Molecular Weight: 12.01
Solubility in water (% weight): <0.35%
Substances soluble in HCl:  <5.0% 
Cyano compounds (CN): Passes test 
Heavy metals (as Pb): <0.0001% 
Arsenic (As): <.0005% 
Lead (Pb): <0.0001% 
Iron (Fe):  <0.017% 
Zinc (Zn):  <0.0003% 
Polycyclic aromatics:  Passes test 
Tar products:  Passes test 
n-Hexane absorption:  <30.0% 
Residue on ignition (At 800°C):  <5.0% 
Loss on drying (At 120°C): <4.0% 
Iodine absorption:  750 – 800 mg/gm 
Coal derived

Hazard Phrases: Not considered harmful under normal laboratory conditions

Cas No: 7440-44-0
Einecs No: 231-153-3


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