Project: Comparison of different types of Virgin GACs
Jan to Mar ‘06
An independent evaluation of the physical and adsorptive characteristics of Virgin Granular Activated Carbon (GACs)
obtained from different suppliers was undertaken at WatStech Ltd. The tests employed were based on the ASTM and British Standard
methods and allowed for a direct comparison of the physical and chemical characteristics to be obtained.
evaluation enabled the water company to compare the types of Virgin GAC available commercially and decision making for the
best-suited Virgin GAC for water treatment application.
WatStech Ltd. The Technology Centre, Wolverhampton