Activated Carbon Treatment News

  • Carbon Activated Corporation Keeps Growing

    CarbonActivated has been growing rapidly the past few years. By expanding globally, our sales teams are now strategically placed to provide faster service anywhere in the world. We  have US branches in Southern California, New York, Arizona and Northern California. This year we opened offices in Lima, Peru, and in Perth and Melbourne, Australia. Our UK ...

  • Automated Carbon Emissions Reporting [WEBINAR]

    You may or may not be worried about carbon emissions reporting right now, depending on how strong greenhouse gas emissions regulations are in your country. But one thing is for sure: laws are evolving and becoming more restrictive. And sooner or later energy managers will need to understand how to report carbon emissions properly. Good news – this is exactly what you’ll learn in our ...


    By DEXMA

  • Activated Carbon Adsorption System tackles MIB & Geosmin

    UMI-2000 worked with the Engineering firms from grant application for a new Water Treatment Plant in N. California including a packaged Activated Carbon Filtration System.  Two 8,000 lbs capacity adsorbers and piping manifold for lead/lag/parallel/backflush/shutdown modes of flow were supplied.  16,000 lbs of Cabot GAC400 installed for removal of MIB & Geosmin.  Drought ...

  • Fingrid: Electricity Markets Transitioning to a Market-Based Path

    The Finnish Government's objective of switching to carbon-free, clean and renewable energy is a worthwhile target, as long as the transition to green energy is cost-effective and does not compromise power adequacy. This is the view of Finland's transmission system operator Fingrid, commenting on the Energy and Climate Strategy published recently by the Finnish Government. "The ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Converting Carbon Dioxide Directly Into Ethanol

    In a new twist to waste-to-fuel technology, scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have developed an electrochemical process that uses tiny spikes of carbon and copper to turn carbon dioxide, a greenhouse gas, into ethanol. Their finding, which involves nanofabrication and catalysis science, was serendipitous.  ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • PFAS - Treatment of Groundwater on Airport Site

    The effect of the innovative solution PerfluorAd is to remove the bulk of PFAS or PFC contaminats prior to an activated carbon polishing system without breakdown components and with the result that activated carbon life is significantly extended and disposal costs reduced. Data are derived from a real field application at a European airport. We are happy to share the results. PFC ...

  • RPI Group is Rocketing to Palm Springs

    As many of you know, we are major sponsors of The Tenth International Conference on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant ...

  • EPA Promulgates SNUR for Functionalized CNTs ( Carbon Nanotubes )

    On May 16, 2016, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) promulgated, through a direct final rule, significant new use rules (SNUR) for 55 chemical substances that were the subject of premanufacture notices (PMN), including functionalized carbon nanotubes (CNT) (generic). EPA states that it determined that any use of the functionalized CNTs without the use of impervious gloves, where there ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • IFAT 2016: Live broadcast from the ProMinent stand to your PC

    Tuesday 31 May 2016 - Live broadcast will always keep you well informed, even when not on site. Live broadcast will always keep you well informed, even when not on site. Patented world first: the new UV system Dulcodes LP The new UV system Dulcodes LP enables a reliable disinfection with ...

  • Beyond carbon confusion: strategies for real business impact

    At last, good news. For two years running, the International Energy Agency (IEA) has reported that total global carbon dioxide gas emissions from the energy sector have stalled, levelling off at around 32 billion tonnes per year. Meanwhile, the global economy has grown by just over 3% in each of the past two years – suggesting that ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Ex Situ Treatment of Aqueous Film-Forming Foam Impacted Groundwater

    Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs) are common in Aqueous Film Forming Foams (AFFF) used for firefighting. PFASs are widely distributed across the higher trophic levels and are found in air, soil and groundwater at sites across the U.S. (EPA 505-F-14-001, March 2014). The toxicity, mobility and bioaccumulation potential of PFASs pose potential adverse effects for the environment ...


    By Tersus Environmental, LLC

  • Calgon Carbon Japan Announces Activated Carbon Supply Agreement with Mitsui for Control of Sulfur and Nitrogen Oxide Air Emissions at Wisconsin Public Service Electricity Generating Unit

    Calgon Carbon Japan (CCJ), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE: CCC) (CCC or the Company), today announced the recent finalization of contracts with Mitsui & Co. Plant Systems, Ltd. (Mitsui) to supply pelletized activated carbon. CCJ’s activated carbon products, which will be manufactured at its Fukui, Japan facility, will be distributed by Mitsui to Wisconsin ...


    By Calgon Carbon Corporation

  • Allianz, ABP Join Portfolio Decarbonization Coalition, Aligning Portfolios with Low-Carbon Economy

    Two of the world's biggest institutional investors-Allianz and ABP-today joined the Portfolio Decarbonization Coalition (PDC), a group of investors committed to supporting the fight against climate change. With Allianz and ABP, the PDC now convenes 25 investors overseeing the gradual decarbonization of a total of USD 600 billion in Assets under Management (AUM), dramatically surpassing ...

  • Calgon Carbon Corporation Releases 2014 Global Sustainability Report

    Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE:CCC) released its second Sustainability Report highlighting the various environmental stewardship and social responsibility initiatives the company advanced in 2014 and key performance metrics for ongoing, long-term sustainability goals. Calgon Carbon is a global leader in innovative solutions, high quality products and services designed to protect human health ...


    By Calgon Carbon Corporation

  • Catalytic activated carbon for chloramine removal

    Chloramine removal from water Chloramine acts as a disinfectant, and is often used in water treatment instead of chlorine since it is less likely to react with other organic compounds in the water. Like chlorine, chloramine controls bacterial growth in water supplies, treatment facilities and distribution systems. But chloramine can also act as a ...

  • PlumeStop® from Regenesis®: first-of-its-kind liquid activated carbon technology reduces time to regulatory closure

    REGENESIS®, a global leader in advanced environmental remediation technologies, is pleased to report that after the 2014 commercial launch of its groundbreaking product, PlumeStop® Liquid Activated Carbon™ (LAC), response to the first-of-its-kind product has been met with resounding success and great promise for the future of environmental remediation. Developed to stop ...


    By REGENESIS

  • The economic benefits of carbon storage in the Mediterranean Sea

    Carbon storage in the Mediterranean Sea could be worth up to €1722 million a year, a new study has found. The researchers performed a combined ecologicaleconomic assessment, finding that the sea takes up an estimated 17.8 million tonnes of CO2 every year, providing important climate change mitigation. Marine ecosystems are essential for human life. They provide a host of ecosystem services ...

  • Business on activated carbon

    Technokomplex invites you to visit its new resource www.carbon-active.com, which describes the business on production and sale of activated carbons from a variety of feedstock, including pyrolysis carbon. For many years the company has being developed and tested ...


    By Technokomplex

  • European power is slipping away from King Coal

    Coal, the muscle that for two centuries powered Europe’s economic dominance of the world, is steadily losing its grip as cleaner fuels take its place and energy efficiency cuts electricity consumption, according to new analysis. The European Union’s electricity demand fell by 3.3% from 2008 to 2013 − even though GDP grew by 4.1% − and the analysts say  ...


    By Climate News Network

  • Abengoa signs Barcelona Declaration for a low carbon economy

    Furthermore, as part of World Environment Day, the company has published the new measures that will be included in its environmental policy. Abengoa (MCE: ABG.B/P SM /NASDAQ: ABGB), the international company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainability in the energy and environment sectors, which is a member of the “Spanish Group for Green Growth”, has signed the ...


    By Abengoa

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