Activated carbon from Kuraray – protecting people and the environment

Activated carbon from Kuraray has been used in many areas of daily life since 1965. Today it makes an important contribution to active protection of people and the environment. Air and water filters are a key area of application. Kuraray is Japan’s leading supplier of activated carbon and one of the world’s most successful manufacturers of this product. Activated carbon is extracted from coconut shells or hard coal by pyrolysis in a multi-step process. Activated carbon produced by Kuraray meets extremely high quality standards and is tailored specifically to customers' individual needs.
  • Domestic water and air filters
  • Wastewater treatment facilities
  • Emission control canisters for cars
  • Capacitors
  • Carbon molecular sieves for pressure swing technology

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