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activated carbon

[′ak·tə‚vād·əd ′kär·bən]
(materials)
A powdered, granular, or pelleted form of amorphous carbon characterized by very large surface area per unit volume because of an enormous number of fine pores. Also known as activated charcoal.

activated charcoal, activated carbon

Charcoal obtained by carbonizing organic material, usually in the absence of air; usually in granular or powdered form; highly effective in adsorbing odors in air or in removing colors in solution.
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It was decided in the joint meeting that 600 meters rope will be fixed in Bottleneck; 400 meters was promised by Norit team and 200 meters by the Italians.
Cabot Norit Activated Carbon is part of Cabot (NYSE:CBT), a specialty chemicals and performance materials company, headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.
The acquisition of Norit is a natural extension of our core R&D and applications development competencies.
Country: NetherlandsSector: ChemicalsTarget: Norit NVBuyer: Cabot CorporationVendor: Doughty Hanson & Co Managers LimitedDeal size in USD: 1.
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An international Norit delegation will use the Singapore International Water Week as the opportunity to show Singapore and the rest of the world Norit's commitment to sustainability.
Bazi vaka sunumlari ve serilerde ACA ile MS, optik norit ve transvers myelit iliskisi gosterilmistir.
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