Laboratory Testing

Laboratory Testing

At our Research and Development facilities in Los Angeles, we offer quality testing of all received and dispatched carbon products. Our labs are also equipped for the testing of customer samples for matching currently used carbons or to help us recommend better-performing products. During our research, we only use the best equipment.

Just one more layer of support that we offer to our customers to ensure high quality products and sound technical advice.

Activated carbon testing facility

Quality Control Laboratory

Our standard test procedures assure that products meet required guidelines for product quality control.

  • Shipment Analysis
  • Reactivated Carbon Analysis
  • Screening and Crushing
  • Impregnated carbon testing
  • Customer Sample analysis
  • Analysis of product conformity per specifications for:
    • ASTM – American Society for Testing and Materials
    • AARL – Anglo American Research Laboratory methods
    • EN Standards – European Standards
    • EPA – Environmental Protection Agency
    • CA – Prop65
    • USP – United States Pharmacopeia
    • Our internal laboratory standards
  • Ultimately, we also make use of quality management software to complete our audits and inspections and ensure compliance at all levels of our business and laboratory operations
Quality Control Laboratory

Mass Spectrometry and Laser Analysis Laboratory

We offer specialized testing for specific industries:

  • Analysis of metals as low as ppt levels
  • Testing in accordance with EPA200.8 and CA prop65 for heavy metals
  • Cadmium, Mercury, Lead and Arsenic
  • Maximum Reporting Limit 5ppb As
  • Gold adsorption capacity (K Value)
  • Gold adsorption rate (R Value)
  • Impregnated carbon – Ex: percentage of Ag

We offer free technical advice and lab testing to ensure that you get the right product for your project specifications. Please contact our experts today.

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2250 S. Central Avenue

Compton, CA 90220

Tel: +1(310) 885-4555

Compton Warehouse | California, USA

250 E. Manville Street

Compton, CA 90220

Tel: +1(310) 885-4555

Stockton | California, USA

2365 Wigwam Drive

Stockton, CA 95205

Tel: +1(310) 885-4555

Phoenix | Arizona, USA

902 South 27th Avenue

Phoenix, AZ 85009

Tel: +1(623) 606-5712

Houston | Texas, USA

1525 75th Street, Building #1

Houston, Texas 77011

Tel: +1(281) 846-6702

Blasdell | New York, USA

3774 Hoover Road,

Blasdell, NY 14219, USA

Tel: +1(716) 677-6661

Mount Hope | West Virginia, USA

319 Activated Carbon Drive

Mount Hope, WV 25880

Tel: +1(310) 885-4555

Wixom | Michigan, USA

51722 Grand River

Wixom, MI 48393

Tel: +1(310) 885-4555
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Old Gloucester Road, Merry Heaven,

Thornbury, Bristol, BS35 3LQ, UK

Tel: +44 (0) 1454 546547
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Carbon Activated GmbH

Westererbenstraße 24

44147 Dortmund, Germany

Landline: +49 231 5452 0734
Mobile: +49 151 6881 8189
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Carbon Activated Sp. z o.o.

Starodworska 1

80-137 Gdańsk, Poland

Tel: +48 (0) 501 759 849
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Carbon Activated Corp Australia Pty Ltd

74-80 Fitzgerald Rd, Laverton

North VIC 3026

Tel: (+61) 1300 742 223
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PO Box 193, Jarvis Street, Fort Erie, L2A

5M9, Canada

Tel: +1(905) 993 2646

Fax: +1(905) 931-1901
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Carbon Activated Corporation Lanka (Pvt) Ltd

Dunkannawa, Nattandiya, Sri Lanka,

Postal Code 61192
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Rm 701-1, Haowei Building

No. 8 of the Third Avenue,

Tianjin, China

Tel: +86 153 2009 3516