Granular Activated Carbon
GC 4x8D is a virgin activated carbon. Derived from bituminous coal, it is granular in form. A general purpose carbon, it is appealing where low-pressure drop is needed.
|Mesh Size – 4×8, %:||90 (min)|
|Greater than No. 4, %:||5 (max)|
|Less than No. 8, %:||5 (max)|
|Mean Particle Diameter, mm:||3.6 (min)|
|Hardness, %:||95 (min)|
|Iodine No., mg/g:||800 (min)|
|Surface Area, m2/g:||800 (min)|
|CCl4 Activity, %:||50 (max)|
|Moisture, % (as packaged):||5 (max)|
|Typical Density, lbs./ft.3:||27 – 30|
|g/cc:||0.43 – 0.48|
*Standard packaging is in 25 or 500 kg. vinyl bags. Other packaging is available upon request.
Wet activated carbon removes oxygen from air causing a severe hazard to workers inside carbon vessels. Confined space/low oxygen procedures should be put in place before any entry is made. Such procedures should comply with all applicable Local, State and Federal guidelines.