Activated carbon in water purification

Activated carbon is a very special component in water purification. Filter beds can be constructed and activated carbon is laid so that water entering from the top would pass through the activated carbon which is the purifying medium then clean water would come out under and collected in a tank which is safe for drinking. Activated carbon(AC) purifies water by a process known as adsorption whereby contaminants attach ...more »

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Using Compressed Carbon Filters

We must admit that there those cases where the water is available but the people still don't find it useful. This is either due to pollution,contamination or the fact that the water has bad odor or even has harmful micro-organisms that cause diseases. This is also lack of water. To solve this we can try to turn the available dirty water into clean drinkable water by filtration. In as much as there are many methods to ...more »

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