General Carbon Corporation

GC Powdered FG

Activated Carbon For Flue Gas Treatment

GC Powdered FG activated carbon is a virgin carbon. Derived from selected grades of bituminous coal, its surface area and pore volume make it ideal for use on flue gas applications, including the removal of mercury, dioxins, furans and other VOC compounds.


Bulk Density, lbs./ft.3: 29 – 32
Apparent Density, g/cc: 0.47 – 0.52
Iodine No., mg/g: 600 (min)
Moisture, % (as packaged): 5 (max)

*Standard packaging is in 55lb and 1,100lb vinyl bags. Other packaging is available upon request with an additional cost. 


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.