Professional Analytical and Consulting Services

44th International Activated Carbon Conference
Preliminary Technical Program

SEPTEMBER 26-27, 2019
in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA

Conference Registration Form

Optional Activated Carbon Courses through the PACS Activated Carbon School for Testing and Consulting

There are many ways you can participate in International Activated Carbon Conference (IACC).  You still have time to present your talk and/or poster, send marketing sheets about your products and services without attending for inclusion in the Conference Proceedings, take short courses without attending IACC, purchase Conference Proceedings, or nominate someone for the Activated Carbon Hall-of-Fame.  Please see Conference Registration Form for your participation options.

The 44th International Activated Carbon Conference (IACC-44) oral presentations are below.  Poster and abstract only presentations also accepted.

IACC-44 Preliminary Technical Program


Participation benefits are not limited to Conference and Networking. Optional activated carbon courses can be taken with or without attending carbon conference.

Activated Carbon Principles, GAED, Practices and Opportunities
Henry Nowicki

Design, Operation, and Troubleshooting of Activated Carbon Liquid and Vapor Phase Systems
Wayne Schuliger

Activated Carbon Production and Sales
Jon Maurer

Pressure Swing Adsorption and other Cyclic Adsorption Processes and Applications
Dr. James Ritter

After carbon course class 1:1 consulting with instructor is available.   Let us know your needs in advance.

Please see the conference and course registration form


Additional technical presentations will be posted as received.

TBAJon Maurer
TBAEvan Granite
TBAMick Greenbank
TBAWayne Schuliger
TBAHugh McLaughlin
Measuring Sulfur on Wastewater Activated Carbon for Change-Out DecisionsGeorge Nowicki, Activated Carbon Services – PACS, Inc.
New Activated Carbon Fibers Feedstock Source and UsesBernardo Veloso
Lignan Waste by-Product Makes High Value Activated CarbonsHenry Nowicki
Evaluation of Feedstocks for Activated CarbonsCharles Carr
Remaining Activated Carbon Service Time DeterminationGeorge Nowicki
Email Marketing and SalesChristopher Brunning
Volatile Organics & Activated Carbon Capacity with Relative Humidity EffectsRichard Capp
Billions of Dollars SBIR FundingBarbara Sherman
Analytics of Silver-Activated Carbon for Anti-Microbial ActivityRichard Capp
Polanyi – Dubinin – Manes – Greenbank
– GAED Best Activated Carbon Performance Test Method
Henry Nowicki teaches a two-day carbon course on September 23-24
Activated Carbon Principles, GAED, Practices and Opportunities. REGISTER
Solving Activated Carbon Performance ProblemsWayne Schuliger provides PACS activated carbon course on September 25
Design, Operation, and Troubleshooting of Activated Carbon Liquid and Vapor Phase Systems. REGISTER
Analytics of Teflon Impregnated Activated Carbon Air Pollution Panels
Activated Carbon Production and SalesJon Maurer teaches PACS a PACS course on September 28
Activated Carbon Production and Sales REGISTER
Cyclic Adsorption SystemsJames Ritter South Carolina University Professor Cyclic Adsorption Systems. Jim teaches PACS a PACS course on September 28-29
Pressure Swing Adsorption and other Cyclic Adsorption Processes and Applications REGISTER
Relative Poor Carbon Adsorption of Fluoro-Organics Compound to Other HalogensHenry Nowicki
Doing Business In AfricaMichael Fratti
How To Beat Existing Activated Carbon PatentsHenry Nowicki
ABC’s Of Intellectual PropertyDavid Oberdick, Esq.
PPT Test Method For PFAOA And PerformanceHenry Nowicki
Improved Adsorption of PFAOA and PFAOSCharles Carr
Space for your talk available


Expert Witness and Legal Case Support work for ScientistsHenry Nowicki teaches a PACS course September 25
Expert Witness and Legal Case Support Work for Scientists REGISTER
Space for your poster


Mass Spectral Identifications of Organics AdsorbatesHenry Nowicki teaches PACS courses September 18-22 on
Mass Spectral Interpretation REGISTER
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For other laboratory testing service, method development, R&D, software or consulting service needs, contact:


For Carbon Conferences or Short Courses in public sessions or at your time and place, contact us.

PACS provides testing, courses and consulting at the client’s time and place, and twice a year carbon conferences.

PACS Positions Available:

  • Laboratory chemist for activated carbon group. Will train!

PACS has positions available for professional scientific service providers and has provided these services for over 38 years. PACS will accept proposals for short courses, consultants, activated carbon conference directors for focused conference subjects, and other needed services. New ideas are welcomed.

PACS, Inc.
409 Meade Drive
Coraopolis, PA 15108