Professional Analytical and Consulting Services

Activated Carbon Production and Sales

PACS Course Number 1000

9 AM to 5 PM

This 6-8 hour course is held close to the Pittsburgh International Airport; it is also scheduled regularly in major cities. This course can be provided at the client's time and place. PACS provides other courses on activated carbon and allied topics.

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Register by mailing a copy of the COURSE REGISTRATION FORM or an associated CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FORM. Send it with a payment of $1250 to secure your course 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: Jon Maurer

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

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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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