Activated carbon mesh
Activated carbon mesh
Why Use Carbon?
Carbon has been used in aquariums for decades with the purpose of trapping organic pollutants that can normally cause your water to tint yellow, along with a possible foul smell. Your livestock will constantly produce organic waste that when broken down can be a catalyst for unwanted microorganisms and also increasing the total oxygen demand of the system which can lead to many other issues.
What is activated carbon?
Activated carbon is an extremely porous material with a sponge like structure but with a very large internal surface area relative to its physical size. It is produced from many organic materials that have a high carbon content such as coconuts shells, nutshells, lignite, bituminous coal or anthracite. The carbon-based material is “activated” through physical modification and thermal decomposition in a furnace, under a controlled atmosphere and temperature. The activation process significantly increases the surface area per unit volume of a fine network of submicroscopic pores which is what gives activated carbon its ability to act as a filter material. The specific source of the carbon and the specific activation process determines the physical characteristics of the finished product. There are many different grades of activated carbon and therefore they must be selected specifically for each and every application.
- Improve your water quality
- Removes odor & phosphate free
- Eliminate ammonia and nitrite
- Perfect for providing the ideal living environment for your aquarium because it has beneficial denitrifying bacteria.
Activated carbon consists of small, black beads or a solid black porous sponge. It is used in water filters that selectively remove toxins, and chemical purification processes. This is one of the must-haves for your aquarium which provide chemical filtration by adsorption of unwanted elements of your aquarium
Suitable for use directly in fresh / marine aquarium tank or RO/DI water filter system.
Size ; 2 - 3 mm
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