Seachem Matrix Carbon


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Product Summary:

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Seachem Matrix Carbon

Seachem Matrix Carbon is a truly unique activated carbon. Matrix permits maximum water flow and contact with its high density of macroporous binding sites. The media features very low ash content, and has minimal impact on pH even when added to distilled water(Does not raise pH above 7.0.). While all carbons contain phosphate, MatrixCarbon™ gives you the lowest detectable leachable phosphate content of all major carbon brands tested.


•        Helps purify your tank

•        Formed as a spherical bead to offer optimum hydrodynamics

•        Does not pack

•        Effective and long lasting

•        Safe & easy to use


Item Specifications:


Technical Specifications:

Shape                              :        Spherical

Mean Diameter                  :        2.39 mm

Density                             :        0.49 g/cc

Pore Volume (PV)               :        0.55-0.65 mL/cc

Total Surface Area (TSA)     :        500-600 m2/cc

TSA/PV                             :        770-1100 m2/mL

Iodine #                           :        >1000

Molasses #                       :        >600

pH in distilled water             :        <7.2

Leachable Phosphate           :        <0.00001 g/cc

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