CPL Activated Carbons

CPL Activated Carbons

CPL Activated Carbons

CPL Activated Carbons (formerly CPL Carbon Link) is an expert in the worldwide supply and application of activated carbon filtration systems and associated services. We have manufacturing bases in Europe, Asia and Australia. We offer a range of activated carbon adsorption products as well as equipment - our Clean-Flo range of mobile carbon filters - and related services, to help you achieve the highest purification standards and to meet environmental legislation as well as wider public concerns. Spent carbons can be regenerated at our dedicated `green` and `amber` reactivation facilities at Immingham, UK. Our knowledge and experience has driven high levels of repeat business over the years, with customer retention rates of almost 100 per cent. We are ISO9001:2015 and ISO14001:2015 accredited, as well as REACH registered.

Company details

16 Beecham Court, Smithy Brook Road , Wigan , WN3 5HE United Kingdom
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Business Type:
Industry Type:
Water Filtration and Separation
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
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CPL Activated Carbons (formerly CPL Carbon Link) is a leading expert in the worldwide supply and application of activated carbon filters. We offer a wide range of carbon adsorption products, as well as equipment and related services to help you meet the highest purification standards required by environmental legislation, and the wider public concern. Our products are used in a wide range of domestic and industrial applications, including water treatment, biogas clean-up and flue gas scrubbing.

  • Spent carbon reactivation - dedicated 'green' and 'amber' kilns
  • Specialist activated carbon selection
  • Large fleet of Clean-Flo mobile carbon filters
  • Full range of environmental tests carried out
  • Wide range of technical skills
  • Responsive to your needs

CPL Industries

CPL Activated Carbons is a wholly owned subsidiary of CPL Industries, Europe’s leading and most innovative manufacturer, distributor, and wholesaler of solid fuels for home heating. CPL Industries consists of a very diverse group of companies, from CPL Coal Products, and CPL Distribution, to CPL Fuels Ireland, and CPL Ceramic Welding.

Where are we?
CPL Activated Carbons has manufacturing bases in Europe, Asia, and Australia. Our head office is based in Lancashire, England, with multiple other UK offices and subsidiaries in France, Spain and Australia.

  • UK based regeneration plant - separate 'green' and 'amber' facilities
  • 3 UK warehouses
  • Operation of a UK waste handling and transfer station
  • Partners with 3 UK grinding facilities
  • Dedicated tanker delivery service


Working ‘by the book’, to ensure a safe and minimum hazard working environment for our customers.

Our site services crew leave all sites in a clean and safe condition.


Taking responsibility for not only the waste and safety of the companies we serve, but also, of their health and happiness.


Fully trained and capable site services, and customer service teams.

Our staff possess a wide range of technical skills, from chemistry to engineering.


Continuous development and testing of our products.

Environmentally Responsible

Committed to the regeneration of activated carbon products, and the reduction of used carbon heading to landfill sites.  ISO9001:2015 and ISO14001:2015 accreditation.