Activated carbon is a non-graphitic form of carbon finds its use in varied forms today. It is produced by activation of any carbonaceous material such as coconut shells, bamboo, wood chips, sawdust, coal, lignite, paddy husk etc. The process of activation is carried out in two stages with raw material carbonization as step 1 and then activated either by chemicals or by steam to derive the highly porous structure. Today, a wide range of activated carbon products are made available to the consumers for their use manufactures of activated carbon. The characteristics of the activated carbon mainly depend on the raw material used in its production. The
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This report segments the carbon fiber market by types and various applications. Some of common manufacturing methods, raw materials used, and prices are featured in the report. The report segments by geography such as North America Europe, Asia-Pacific and rest of World. Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period of 2011 through 2016. Information contained in the report includes market sizes, revenue forecasts, value chain, market & product trends, cost analysis and regulations. Competitive information includes market shares of leading producers, key developments, strategy deployed to win, M&A's and profiles of leading manufacturers .