Processing Magazine

Granular Activated Carbons

January 4, 2012

AquaCarb® granular activated carbons are used to remove taste, odor, organic compounds and color bodies for municipal, industrial and remedial water treatment. Siemens offers a broad range of Westates® granular activated carbons for liquid phase applications that treat industrial, municipal or environmental water. We inventory a full line of our premium AquaCarb®, virgin-grade activated carbons made from high quality bituminous coal, coconut shell and anthracite coal raw materials. Liquid applications for activated carbon include improving the taste and quality of drinking water, treating industrial wastewater, purifying materials used in production processes and filtering contaminants out of groundwater at environmental cleanup sites.