Active or activated charcoal is a group of carbon sorbents, which are produced in the industry and have standard indicators of quality.
They represent a porous adsorbent and are made from organic materials that contain coal.
Mostly the activated charcoal is produced from charcoal, peat (peat coke), coal coke, walnut, coconut shells, olive pits, apricot pits and other pits.
In accordance with the main areas of usage the active coal can be divided into the following types:
There are a lot of other classifications of activated carbon depending on various factors that can be considered. Among them it is possible to highlight the following:
The stages of the process
The production of activated carbon is quite a long process that consists of several consecutive stages. So, the technology of production of activated carbon involves the following activities:
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