Activated carbon is used in a wide spectrum of applications. In the field water and air purification AC is currently one of the most widely used adsorbents on an industrial scale. Due to all kinds of industrial activity the wastewater and the sewage are heavily polluted with heavy metals, dyes and pigments. These pollutants can be removed effectively from industrial effluents through adsorption with Activated carbon.
Furthermore, Activated Carbon is used in the following industries: