Activated Carbon

November 16, 2017

Is Activated Carbon used for absorption or adsorption?

What does Activated Carbon do? Activated Carbon is also broadly used in air and water purification applications.  The pores of Activated Carbon are also ideal for adsorbing odors and organic chemicals.  The large surface area of Activated Carbon offers an effective way to rid large volumes of air and water of unwanted chemicals.  Activated Carbon can contain base material such as coal or coconut shell; each …


June 3, 2017

What is OrganoClay Water Filtration Media?

DelSorb sets the standard for water treatment through this DS-200 series Organoclay products that are Zeolite based. Zeolite is a volcanic material with specific characteristics that make it perfect for water filtration. The structure of Zeolite has extensive surface area and the shape is almost like a honeycomb, with open areas within a strong framework. These open frames keep the structure itself …

Blue Indicating Granular Silica Gel

February 10, 2016

What is the difference between white, blue and orange silica gel?

Silica Gel Desiccant Silica Gel is used in protecting goods against excess moisture, which can promote the growth of mold, spoilage and corrosion. Silicon dioxide is the primary component of silica gel that is treated into a granular or beaded form. As a desiccant, silica gel has a strong affinity for water molecules. Silica gel is available in packets or loose …