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Activated charcoal

Activated charcoal

(Science: drug) a type of carbon produced through exposing a source material such as wood or bone to very high temperatures in the presence of steam, air or carbon monoxide.

Activated carbon is very good at removing (adsorbing) contaminants and is used in water filters, to decolour solutions and is sometimes administered to poisoning victims.

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BCYE agar plates and legionella culture

... yeast extract as a vitamin source and replacing starch with activated charcoal, producing Charcoal Yeast Extract (CYE) Agar.4 In 1980, Pasculle et al. reported that ...

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by LedBulb900Lumen
Thu Jan 05, 2012 2:37 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: BCYE agar plates and legionella culture
Replies: 3
Views: 4058

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... different causes to this horrible stomach bloating & weight gain. - Activated Charcoal POWDER FORM: (you have to take to many pills to get the same effect as 1 teasp of ...

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by CheeMiss
Sun Aug 22, 2010 11:30 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2911245

The Fiber Disease

... factors such as growth temperature and media composition. Inclusion of activated charcoal in the growth media significantly increases ActA target protein (as measured by ELISA ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Sun Nov 05, 2006 3:33 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6245069

Water filtering

... big particulates. To clear up the water, u might use the cheesecloth or activated charcoal(not found in nature but effective). If all else fails, manually centrifuge it :D.

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by mith
Mon Jun 06, 2005 4:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Water filtering
Replies: 2
Views: 2449

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