Filter Media

What is activated carbon and why is it an ideal adsorbent?

Activated carbon is widely used for the adsorption of many contaminants in liquid and air streams. It is produced from carbonaceous organic substances, including bituminous coal, coconut shell, wood and other materials.  Activated Carbon extensive pore structure provides an extremely high surface area, which makes it an ideal adsorbent. One pound of activated carbon has a surface area equivalent to six football fields.  Activated Carbon has iodine number that is used as a general measurement of the surface area. These numbers range from 900 to 1100.

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Water Filtration Media

Zeolite Media

CCG’s Zeolite filter media is naturally occuring mineral (Clinoptilolite) that is highly processed and graded. It’s unique properties allow it to radically alter the performance and cost of media filtration.

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Sand Media

CCG’s Filter Sand is naturaly occuring, graded and wash sand thats is high in silica and low in calcium. CCG provides sand in all ranges from 0.25mm to 0.50mm and 1.20mm to 1.60mm.

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Neutralizer Media

CCG’s pH neutralizer media is a naturally occurring calcium carbonate media, which dissolves in the presence of acid. The media is practically insoluble in non acidic water.

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Gravel Media

CCG’s Filter Gravel is highly spherical shaped media that promotes good flow and even distribution in support beds. Gravel is low in soluble impurities and it will maintain the quality of the treated water, especially in softeners.

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OC-300 Organoclay Media

CCG’s OC-300 is part of a series of selective water treatment adsorbents remove anionic compounds including phosphates and nitrates upon contact. Extensive field application and laboratory analysis has shown OC-300 is capable of removing a wide range of anionic contaminants to non-detectable levels.

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OC-275 Organoclay Media

CCG’s OC-275 is part of a series of selective water treatment adsorbents that bond with hydrocarbons, organics and other contaminants upon contact.

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OC-270 Organoclay Media

CCG’s OC-270 is part of a series of selective water treatment adsorbents that bond with hydrocarbons, organics and other contaminants upon contact. Extensive field application and laboratory analysis has shown OC-270 is capable of removing a wide range of contaminants to non-detectable levels.

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OC-250-AC Organoclay Media

CCG’s OC-250-AC is part of a series of selective water treatment adsorbents that bond with hydrocarbons, organics and other contaminants upon contact. Extensive field application and laboratory analysis has shown OC-250-AC is capable of removing a wide range of contaminants to non-detectable levels.

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OC-250 Organoclay Media

CCG’s OC-250 is part of a series of selective water treatment adsorbents that bond with hydrocarbons, organics and other contaminants upon contact.

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OC-100 Organoclay Media

CCG’s OC-100 is part of a series of selective water treatment adsorbents which is a molecular sieve of zeolite. This particular zeolite is called clinoptilolite. CCG offers the OC-100 in two standard U.S. Tyler screen mesh sizes, 4 x 6 and 6 x 8.

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Activated Alumina Media

CCG’s activated alumina is a mixture of amorphous and gamma Aluminum oxide prepared by low temperature dehydroxylation of Aluminum Hydroxide Al(OH)3. The filtration process is termed surface adsorption but relies on the exchange of a surface hydroxide for the contaminant.

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CC-VISCOFLUID Activated Carbon

CC-VISCOFLUID is virgin coal-based granular activated carbons are specifically designed to provide a rapid rate of adsorption and low resistance to flow with liquids of low to medium viscosities.

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CC-ORGANICS Activated Carbon

CC-ORGANICS is an acid coconut based activated carbon. Made from selected grades of coconut shell and then acid washed, it is ideal for many liquid phase applications including the removal of dissolved organics from water, wastewater and industrial process streams.

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CC-BITORG Activated Carbon

CC-BITORG activated carbon is made from select grades of bituminous coal through a process known as re-agglomeration to produce a high activity, durable, granular product capable of withstanding the abrasion associated with repeated backwashing, hydraulic transport, and reactivation for reuse.

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CC-12x30S Granular Activated Carbon (NSF 61)

CC-12x30S is a virgin activated carbon which is granular in form. Made from selected grades of coconut shell, it is ideal for many liquid phase applications including the removal of organics from water streams.

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Anthracite Filter Media

CC-WATERCARB-A activated carbon meets the latest AWWA standards for the treatment of potable drinking water and is totally compatible with all municipal water treatment use and application systems.

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CC-WATERCARB-A AWWA Powdered Activated Carbon (PAC)

CC-WATERCARB-A activated carbon meets the latest AWWA standards for the treatment of potable drinking water and is totally compatible with all municipal water treatment use and application systems.

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CC-OC200 Organoclay Media

CC-OC200 is a selective water treatment adsorbent that bonds with hydrocarbons, organics and other contaminants upon contact. Extensive field application and laboratory analysis has shown CC-OC200 is capable of removing a wide range of contaminants to non-detectable levels.

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CC-8×30 Granular Activated Carbon (GAC)

CC-8×30 is a virgin activated carbon derived from bituminous coal. Granular in form, it is ideal for many liquid phase applications including the removal of impurities from water streams. Its superior adsorptive capacity and surface area make it particularly attractive for the removal of organics from wastewater; while its size makes it appealing where low pressure drop is required.

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