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About Calgon Carbon

Business Platforms

Transformation Model


Blue Lake, California
Gulf Coast
Catlettsburg, Kentucky
Neville Island,
Houghton Le Spring, England
Grays, England
Feluy, Belgium
Datong, People’s Republic
of China
Fukui, Fukui Prefecture,




Calgon Carbon Corporation (NYSE:CCC) is a global leader in services and solutions for making air and water safer and cleaner and for purifying food, beverage, and industrial process streams. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Calgon Carbon employs approximately 1,000 people at 13 carbon manufacturing, reactivation, and equipment fabrication facilities, and 12 sales and service centers. Calgon Carbon is known as Chemviron Carbon in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. In 2000, the Company’s sales totaled $269 million.In 1999, Calgon Carbon adopted a new strategy to transform the Company from a product to a service and solutions provider through the creation of four business platforms: Carbon, Service, Engineered Solutions, and Consumer Health. To accelerate this change, the Company follows a proven transformation model to integrate and modularize plans for implementation.Calgon Carbon serves more than 4,000 customers around the world. The Company operates three activated carbon facilities and six carbon reactivation facilities in Belgium, Japan, the U.K., and the U.S. Calgon Carbon also operates two equipment fabrication and assembly facilities in Pittsburgh, one carbon cloth production facility in the U.K., and one charcoal production operation in Germany.