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Elements Activated Carbon Filter Media by Eric Borneman - 1 Quart
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Elements Activated Carbon Filter Media by Eric Borneman

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The Elements Activated Carbon is the first product in the line to be ready for release. Elements Activated Carbon is a low dust, high hardness, high pore capacity carbon steam activated from select bituminous coal. Specification...
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Elements Activated Carbon Filter Media by Eric Borneman Information




The Elements Activated Carbon is the first product in the line to be ready for release. Elements Activated Carbon is a low dust, high hardness, high pore capacity carbon steam activated from select bituminous coal.

Specifications:
  • Size = 12x40 Mesh (small size for higher surface area and wettability)
  • Iodine# = Minimum 1000mg/g
  • Wettability = Minimum 97%
  • Hardness = Minimum 95%
  • Surface Area = 1052m2/g
  • Moisture = Max 5%
  • Total Pore Volume = 1.04cm3/g
  • Apparent Density = 480kg/m3
Features:
  • Select Grade Bituminous Coal
  • High Volume Activy
  • Steam Activated
  • Readily Wetted
  • Water Washed
  • Ultra-Low Dust
  • High Hardness
  • Abdorption and Transport Pores
Standards:
  • Ansi/Nsf Standard 61
  • AWWA B604-96
  • EN12915
  • Food and Water Codex
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Elements Activated Carbon Filter Media by Eric Borneman Reviews

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good carbon granules too small Product Review by JASON (Posted on 8/9/08)
Rating
Average

Comments: the carbon granules fell out of my mesh bag, most of it stayed in the mesh but more than I have ever seen fell out of the small mesh bag I used.

No Dust Product Review by GUY (Posted on 4/19/08)
Rating
Excellent!

Comments: So Far, I would rate this product as Excellent.
I prepared my first bag to go into my system, poured it into the bag and rinsed it, the dust was gone in two seconds and the carbon was clean. I have never seen carbon rinse clean that fast before. I am sold.
I Do recommend a fine mesh bag, the grain size is small.

Great, but very tiny particles Product Review by Leandrae (Posted on 4/6/08)
Rating
Great!

Comments: An excellent product however it has very tiny particles and therefor if used in a media bag, make sure it is a very fine bag. I used it the other night for the first time, not realizing how tiny the bits were and I now have little black speckles all over my tank.

I would recommend for use in a reactor, but caution when used in a media bag.

Works well Product Review by BEN TARLECKY (Posted on 4/2/08)
Rating
Excellent!

Comments: It is a finer carbon then most so more fits in your reactor. I use it in my magnavore reactor and it works perfect, not a ton of dust to rinse out either.

Not for a reef, FO/FOWR Yes! Product Review by Ken (Posted on 3/20/08)
Rating
Great!

Comments: I needed to run large amounts to pull some toxins out of the water (flat worms; I hate them) and since then have been fighting a PO4 problem. At 1st I thought it was the FlatwormExit but after testing the cabon I found that it, the carbon was the source of the PO4. It's not advertised to be PO4 free so no blame to the mfg just information to buyers.

Other than the PO4 issues the stuff is great! No rinsing needed, very good quality product.

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