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Activated Carbon Machine


Biomass charcoal use steam activated carbon machine for activation process , with high-temperature 800-1100degree and about 12hours activation can get the good quality of activated carbon products.

Wood Carbonizing Furnace

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  • Product Model

---Xingyuan Multi Steam Injection Activated Carbon Making Machine

---Fith+ generation activated carbon machine

---Stable with high Iodine and  MB value quality AC

---Automatic operation.

---Easy maintenance

Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln

---Xingyuan Biomass Equipment Brand---

Wood Carbonizing Furnace

How is activated carbon made? /What's the raw materials?

Activated carbon is commercially manufactured from coal, wood, fruit stones (mainly coconut but also walnut, peach) and derivatives of other processes (gas raffinates). Of these coal, wood and coconut are the most widely available.

The product is manufactured by a thermal process, but in the case of raw materials such as wood, a promoter (such as an acid) is also used to develop the required porosity.

Downstream processes crush, screen, wash and/or grind the multitude of products to the client's requirements.

Xingyuan Activated Carbon Steam Activation –Rotary Kiln

Steam activation is the most widely used process because it is generally used to activate both coconut shell and coal based carbons. Steam activated carbons are produced in a two-stage process. Firstly the raw material, in the form of lumps, pre sized material, briquettes or extrudates, is carbonized by heating in an inert atmosphere such as flue gas, so that dehydration and devolatilization of the carbon occur. For this stage temperatures usually do not exceed 700 C. Carbonization reduces the volatile content of the source material to under 20%. A coke is produced which has pores that are either small or too restricted to be used as an adsorbent.

The second stage is the activation stage which enlarges the pore structure, increases the internal surface area and makes it more accessible. The carbonized product is activated with steam at a temperature between 900C and 1100C. The chemical reaction between the carbon and steam takes place at the internal surface of the carbon, removing carbon from the pore walls and thereby enlarging the pores. The steam activation process allows the pore size to be readily altered and carbons can be produced to suit specific end-sues. For an example, the pore structure has to be opened up more for the adsorption of small molecules from a solution, as in water purification, than for the adsorption of large colour molecules in sugar decolorization.

Steam Activation produce activated carbon in the from of 1mm to 3mm pieces, which are crushed and screened to remove fines and dust to meet the specifications for granular activated carbons. To produce powdered activated carbons, the carbon pieces are further ground using a gentle pulverizing action.

Explanation for Activated Carbon Making machine -Rotary Kiln Production Line Procedure:

1-Raw materials need to carbonize first before feeding into the activated carbon rotary kiln. Can use Xingyuan carbonizing furnace for shell and bamboo biomass carbonizing.

Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln

2-After get the charcoal, use Xingyuan activated carbon making machine for steam activation. with high temperature 8000-1100degree, and about 12hours activation, can get the good quality of activated carbon products.

Charcoal by feeding-activation-cooling than can be stocked for crushing and milling process.

Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln

3-After activation by xingyuan rotary kiln, according to the customers' request, the raw activated carbon need to be crushed –packing –selling. but for some special request, need extra acid washing treatment.

Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln

4—Testing is very important during the activated carbon running

Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln

What equipment should equipped in a activated carbon factory?

A steam activation factory should be equipped its factory according to the procedure:

1---Carbonizing furnace, change the biomass into charcoal first.

2---Charcoal treatment, meshing and crushing .

3---Steam activated carbon making machine.

4---Raw AC. Treatment system, crushing and milling, also including acid washing or other procedure.

5---A lab for testing.

Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln

New Technology Fifth Generation Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln by Design

This set of new technology 5th+ activated carbon rotary kiln composition:

Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln

1- Feeding systems

2- Activated carbon rotary kiln main body

3- Output system

4- Temperature testing system

5- Steam Creating system

6- Waste gas treatment and discharge

Xingyuan activated carbon rotary kiln specification:


5th Generation Rotary Kiln


Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln

Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln


Physical Steaming Aerobic Activation

Main material

1. Manganess steel body
2. Fire bricks & Insulate bricks double layer
3. Waste gas steam boiler system 
4. Multi-steam injection system
5. Smoke treatment system before discharge

Raw material

1.charcoal(wood charcoal, coconut shell charcoal, palm shell charcoal, Kmili charcoal, hazel nut charcoal, apricot shell charcoal etc.) or charcoal mix with few raw shell mixed material,
2. low ash and volatile coal or carbonized coal
3. natrual size or granular mesh size


(18-25)Length * (1.5-2.5 dia.)m for kiln body ,whole set take place 35m *10m


750-1050 degree

AC quality

1. can reach Iodine value 1500
2. hardness 80-95
3. can use as carrier AC

AC application

A: water purification
B: Air clean 
D: Alcohol
E: Medicine 
F: Chromed plated
G: Petrochemical industry
H: Filter
I: Carrier activated carbon


3-5tons per day 
based on: iodine value 1000mg/g ASTM

Project time

50days installation,10days trainning,30days running, totally 3month

Start fire

first time 3days,after 1day


800KW.H per day


3*20GP, 1*40 OT, 1*40HQ, 2 *40FR OR 


  1. Stable produce high Iodine and High MB value quality AC

  2. Automatic operation.

  3. Easy maintenance


1. electricity cost high 
2. investment highest,
3. feeding must be charcoal
4. need some experience for operation

Xingyuan Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln Different Size

Model No.Size MMCapacity (MT/DAY)Measurement Standard
XYACM-R0115000(L)*1500 (Dia.)1Based on IODINE VALVE 1000mg/g
XYACM -RK0216000(L)*1800 (Dia.)2
XYACM -RK0317000(L)*2000 (Dia.)3
XYACM -RK0418000(L)*2200 (Dia.)4
XYACM -RK0520000(L)*2400 (Dia.)5
XYACM -RK0624000(L)*2800 (Dia.)7

Remark: This is based on coconut shell activated carbon capacity, the data will different according to different raw material. details please contact us for more information.

Now Xingyuan three Type of Activated Carbon kilns and activated carbon machine

A:Rotary Kiln

B:Upright Kiln

C: Rake Furnace.

Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln

Activated Carbon Rotary Kiln

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