Aqua-cite® / Anthracite

according to EN 12909
QMS-No. GBT11111


Aqua-cite® is selected, natural, hard, clean anthracite and is used in single-layer or in dual media filters for the purification of all kinds of water including potable, waste, process and swimming-pool water.



  • for removal of suspended solids,
  • of surface- and well-water,
  • of coagulated water,
  • to protect Activated Carbon Filters, Ion-exchangers and Reverse Osmosis Membranes,
  • of swimming-pool water,
  • of condensate. Important: Aqua-cite will not release any SiO2 to the water.
  • of waste water,
  • of mill scale-laden (recycle) water

Chemical analysis

EN 12909
Carbon (water and ash free) mass-% 92 > 90
Volitale matter mass-% 6,8 < 10
Mineral matter mass-% < 4 < 7
Water mass-% < 1 -

Physical characteristics

EN 12909
Density g/cm3 1.4 1.35 - 1.6
Bulk density kg/m3 680 650 - 800
Acid solubility mass-% 0.8 -


angular to spherical, irregular surface
Sizes available Sizes to all international standards upon request. We produce special sizes perfectly meeting customer’s specification as to the effective size and uniformity coefficient.


  • 25 L PE-bags, palletised and shrink-foiled,
  • Big bags,
  • Bulk-carriers.


Download hier het technische data sheet in PDF:

GBT11111 Aqua-cite.pdf

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