Call for papers for carbon conference

 A Call for Papers for the 33rd International Activated Carbon Conference (IACC-33) and PACS short courses for next year has been made. The  IACC-33 and associated courses will be held at the Courtyard Marriott, Orlando Florida during February 20-21.

One-page, 50 to 300 words abstracts for Oral presentations, poster- or abstract only- presentations are due by January 5, 2014, and those interested should send noticification to

Registration form and information is available at

In addition, the activated carbon industry needs practical focused short courses, PACS Testing has stated, and it invites recommendations for other courses.

Proposed New PACS Carbon Courses include: Powdered activated carbon mercury control at power plants; Activated carbon at wastewater plants; Computational fluid dynamics uses and applications.