Carbonxt and United Conveyor team for emissions control projects

October 23, 2015 07:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

WAUKEGAN, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Carbonxt and United Conveyor Corporation (UCC) today announced an alliance partnership to jointly provide new emission control systems and sorbents for coal-fired power plants in North America and Europe. This offering combines the two companies’ respective expertise in air quality control systems (AQCS) and activated carbon-based solutions for the removal of mercury, thereby simplifying customer efforts to comply with stringent emission control regulations.

Carbonxt CEO David Mazyck, PhD, noted, “Carbonxt is pleased to merge forces with UCC in our new joint endeavor. By combining our companies’ reputations for exemplary customer service, we will now be able to provide support to address a wide range of our customers’ needs. Together we will offer holistic engineered solutions and added benefits to all our customers, whether it be for concerns related to PACs or ACI equipment and/or ash handling system operation and optimization.”

Jon Norman, Technology Manager, Environmental Control at UCC added, “Carbonxt offers superior advancement in brominated and non-brominated carbons with the ability to customize sorbents to suit individual plant needs. The Carbonxt methodology in providing specialized customer solutions is very much in line with how UCC conducts business. Carbonxt has an excellent reputation for its R&D capabilities and industry knowledge. UCC in parallel has over 95 years of industry experience and an equally respected reputation for leading air quality control technology. By coordinating efforts, our two companies are co-managing risk and guaranteeing the most cost-effective solution for our customers.”

The joint Carbonxt-UCC offering is applicable to any European or North American power generation project requiring the use of activated carbon injection to control mercury emissions.

About Carbonxt

Carbonxt is an active participant in the global effort to reduce pollutants from the environment through the development of specialized engineered powdered activated carbons (PACs). The company’s industry-recognized R&D team maintains a primary focus on the continual development and manufacturing of advanced engineered sorbents to provide mercury removal solutions to meet stringent compliance requirements and individual plant needs. Carbonxt’s extensive experience and expertise in mercury control and R&D allow the company to provide customers with superior products, multiple patented and patent-pending technologies, reliable performance, customized solutions, and consistent quality. For more information, please contact Carbonxt at 352-378-4950 or via email


About United Conveyor Corporation

United Conveyor Corporation (UCC) is a global leader in environmental solutions for material handling and air pollution control technologies in power generation. Since 1920, UCC has been committed to the design, supply, construction, and maintenance of world class hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical conveyor systems precisely engineered to better serve utility providers. UCC maintains a robust team of research & development engineers, designers, and supply chain personnel to ensure the highest degree of performance, quality and timely delivery of manufactured components and replacement parts. The company offers a global network of sales and service representatives serving customers and installations spanning six continents. For more information, please contact UCC at 847-473-5900.