Carbon Filtration Equipment

VP-55 Carbon Adsorber

Our standard, 55 gallon drum size carbon adsorber. Heavy duty (DOT rated) drums epoxy lined (internally and externally). Rated for vapor flows up to 120 c.f.m. Excellent for removal of hydrocarbon and organic vapors. Air operated venturi or electric blower available as an option. Contains approximately 200 pounds of granular activated carbon media (GAC). Carbon has the unique ability to remove many types of hazardous and odorous compounds from the air. Overall efficiency on most hydrocarbons is 99.9%+. Not for use on vapor streams that contain aldehydes or ketones as there is an elevated fire risk.

  • Product Storage Vents
  • Sewer Vents
  • Process & Reactor Vents
  • Lab Applications
  • Wastewater Odor Control
  • Frac & Mix Tank Vapor Control

Vapor Inlet 2” FNPT
Vapor Outlet 2” FNPT
Monitor Port 3/4” FNPT (fits most breakthrough indicators)
Internal Distributor Steel
Dimensions 25” diameter x 35” tall
Internal/Exterior Coating Epoxy/Enamel
Carbon Fill Volume 7.0 cu ft
Cross Sectional Area 2.8 sq ft
Approx. Carbon Weight 200 lbs
Vessell Construction Steel
Shipping Weight 245 lbs (approx)
Options Available Venturi/Electric Blower, Breakthrough Indicator

Maximum Flow 120 SCFM
Maximum Pressure 15 psig
Maximum Vacuum 17” Hg
Maximum Temperature 140°
Incompatible Vapors Ketones & Aldehydes (Fire!)
Fire Hazards Low Flow with High VOC’s

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