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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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Norit operates 10 manufacturing facilities throughout the Americas and Europe and employs 760 people.
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Authors wish to thank Norit and Camel for GAC supply and extend their gratitude to all personnel of AQP and Mosina drinking water plants for analytical and technical assistance in the samples collection and analysis.
Bu vaka; ani baslangicli olusu, siddetli omuz agrisinin varligi ve Skapular kanatlanmanin varligi ve kanatlanmanin kolun one elevasyonu ve uzanan kollarla itme hareketi ile artisi, hastaliga yol acabilecek herhangi bir etiyolojik faktorun bulunmamasi, ENMG'de sol uzun torasik sinir motor distal latansinin uzamis olmasi ve sol serratus anterior kasi igne ENMG'de patolojik spontan aktivite bulgulari saptanmasi uzerine izole uzun torasik sinir tutulumu ile seyreden brakial norit olarak degerlendirildi.
Norit will provide membrane technology and applications know-how on a non-exclusive basis.
MARSHALL, Texas -- Cabot Corporation's (NYSE: CBT) Purification Solutions Segment has received a contract to provide Norit DARCO([R]) Hg-LH EXTRA activated carbon to one of the largest power generating facilities in New England.
New products developed by the Norit Group follow the vision of the company's Efficient Performance Technology mark of excellence, which underlinesthe key principle of sustainability: do more with less.
Yaralanmis omurilikte rejenerasyonu uyarmak amaciyla skarin kucultulmesi, X-isinlama, elektriksel uyari, norotrofik faktorler, greftlemeler, omentum transplantasyonu, norit buyume inhibitorlerinin notralizasyonu gibi yaklasimlar denenmistir.
Prevost continued, "The integration of Norit is going very well and we are pleased with our progress in this area.