Professional Analytical and Consulting Services

Activated Carbon Production and Sales

PACS Course Number 1000

9 AM to 5 PM

The course instructor is Jonathan Maurer.  The course will, as far as possible, be tailored to the special interests that you express.  A course outline is below.

Jon Maurer's Activated Carbon Experience includes:

If AC is important to your firm, this course is for you. The course includes a course notebook, notes, professional contacts to help solve your future AC problems, and refreshments. On-site courses at your location are available. Please call for details about conducting courses at your time and location.

PACS courses related to activated carbon are titled:

Register by mailing a copy of the REGISTRATION FORM. Send it with a payment of $995 to secure your attendance. Hotel information and a map will be sent to confirm your registration. Please list your special interest(s) on the registration form. Enrollment is limited to assure your maximum course benefits. On-site PACS courses are available (most PACS courses can be provided at your time and place). Telephone Henry Nowicki or Barb Sherman at 1.724.457.6576 if you need further information. PACS also provides laboratory testing and consulting services.

Activated Carbon Production and Sales

Course Instructor: Jonathan Maurer under the auspices of PACS

Course Outline


I. Raw Materials

a. Selection

b. Handling

c. Storage

II. Raw Materials Processing

a. Sizing

b. Blending

c. Other

III. Carbonization

Equipment & Controls

IV. Activation

a. Chemical vs. Steam Activation

b. Equipment & Controls

V. Final Sizing

a. Granular

b. Powder

VI. Support Equipment

VII. Packaging with De-Dusting

Bulk, supersacks, bags

VIII. Transportation, Storage Bins & Warehousing

IX. Testing/Laboratory

a. In-Process

b. Finished Product


I. US & Global Markets - general overview

II. US Major Market Segments

a. Product Requirements

b. Segment Size

c. Value Trends

III. Market Segment Criteria


b. Certifications

c. Etc.

IV. Competitive Dynamics

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Course participants are encouraged to e-mail questions to Dr. Henry Nowicki at

Please NOTE: List your special interest on the registration form. We will try to accommodate your interest. PACS also provides internet consulting information at

Training is an Investment in employee employer Future!

For more information please contact:

Henry Nowicki, Ph.D. / M.B.A
PACS Testing, Consulting and Training
409 Meade Drive, Coraopolis, PA 15108
Phone: 1. 724. 457. 6576 or 1. 800. 367. 2587
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