Made from selected grades of wood and sawdust, wood activated carbon is available in powder, pelletized, and granular form. Wood based activated carbon is commonly used in wastewater and surface water filters. It is highly efficient and since it has meso and macro pore regions, they are considered perfect for the decolorization of liquids and water. Besides, wood-based phosphoric acid activation can produce carbon with a high surface area. Babool & Bamboo wood Activated carbon is used in the following applications.
- - Pharmaceutical industry
- - Drinking water purification
- - Purification of edible oils
- - Food & beverage industry
Wood-based activated carbon is categorized into: