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242276 Sigma-Aldrich

Activated charcoal

Green Alternative

DARCO®, −100 mesh particle size, powder

Synonym: Charcoal activated

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Properties

Related Categories Activated Charcoal, Activated and Mesoporous Carbon, Adsorbents, Filter Aids and Drying Agents, Alternative Energy, Chemical Synthesis,
Quality Level   200
vapor pressure   <0.1 mmHg ( 20 °C)
form   powder
autoignition temp.   842 °F
mfr. no.   DARCO®
greener alternative product characteristics   Design for Energy Efficiency
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resistivity   1375 μΩ-cm, 20°C (graphite)
impurities   >15 g Methylene Blue adsorption (per 100 g (minimum))
  <0.50% Water solubles
  <12% Moisture
  <200 ppm Acid soluble iron
particle size   −100 mesh
mp   3550 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   [C]
InChI   1S/C
InChI key   OKTJSMMVPCPJKN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

Application

Activated charcoal (DARCO®, -100 mesh particle size, powder) can be used in adsorption of CO2 for gas storage systems. It can be used in the formation of a composite with MIL-101, which can be used as a metal-organic framework (MOF) material for potential usage in gas separation and sensors.

Packaging

1 kg in poly drum

18 kg in fiber drum

250 g in glass bottle

Legal Information

DARCO is a registered trademark of Norit Americas, Inc.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Frequently Asked Questions

Which document(s) contains shelf-life or expiration date information for a given product?
If available for a given product, the recommended re-test date or the expiration date can be found on the Certificate of Analysis.
How do I get lot-specific information or a Certificate of Analysis?
The lot specific COA document can be found by entering the lot number above under the "Documents" section.
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What is the Department of Transportation shipping information for this product?
Transportation information can be found in Section 14 of the product's (M)SDS.To access the shipping information for this material, use the link on the product detail page for the product.
What is the bulk density of product 242276,DARCO® Activated Charcoal?
The bulk density of product 242276,DARCO® Activated Charcoal,is roughly 0.40 g/ml, or 25 lb/ft3.
What is the typical particle size distribution of product 242276,DARCO® Activated Charcoal?
The typicalparticle size distribution of product 242276,DARCO® Activated Charcoal,is as follows:d5: 5.5 μmd50: 34 μmd95: 125 μm
What is the typical ash content of product 242276,DARCO® Activated Charcoal?
The typical ash content of product 242276,DARCO® Activated Charcoal,is 4%, with 0.7% being acid soluble ash.
What is the typical pore size and pore size distribution of product 242276,DARCO® Activated Charcoal?
Unfortunately, theaverage pore size and pore size distribution of product 242276,DARCO® Activated Charcoal, have not been tested by us or the supplier.
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