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.


CC-WATERCARB-A is available in 50 lb. bags or 1,000 lb. bulk bags. Other sizes available upon request.


  • Mesh size (U.S. standard mesh):
    • -100 mesh: 99% (min)
    • -200 mesh: 95% (min)
    • -325 mesh: 90% (min)
  • Iodine No.: 800 mg/g (min)
  • Moisture (when shipped): 8% (max)
  • Molasses decolorizing efficiency: 40 (min)
  • Tannin value: 360 mg/L (average)
  • Typical density: 39 lbs/ft3 (average); 0.62 g/cc (average)


Wet activated carbon removes oxygen from air, causing a severe hazard to workers inside carbon vessels. Confined space/low oxygen procedures should be put in place before any entry is made. Such procedures should comply with all applicable local, state and federal guidelines.