Activated carbon is charcoal activated by steam to create many pores to adsorb particles.
Can be made from many type of raw materials with high carbon content such as coconut shell, palm shell, wood or coal
There are 3 types or activated carbon: powder activated carbon, granular activated carbon, extruded activated carbon.
Activated carbon is used for water treatment, air purifier, dioxin removal, catalyst converter, odor removal, waste water from chemical plants treatment, in the other hand, activated carbon is used in medication to help when you have a diarrhea, also used to manufacture cigarette filter and gold recovery.