SWS – Activated carbon filter with quick change system

Our SWS filters are ideally suited for the temporary cleaning of wastewater and waste air within the chemical and petrochemical industry.
Thanks to the quick-change system, we exchange the entire filter against a filter filled with fresh activated carbon, there are no on-site emission.
The filling with high quality activated carbon guarantees you an extended activated carbon lifetime and the effective adsorption of a large number of pollutants.



  • Adsorption of hydrocarbons, e.g. BTX, H₂S, NH3, Hg and other chemical substances
  • Filter tanks are pressure proofed up to 6 bar
  • Electrically conductive & highly resistant interior coating
  • TÜV & ADR Certification




  • Fast & mobile availability, plug & safe!
  • No capital lock-up or maintenance costs for you – rental system
  • Self-sufficient installation or ex-change of filters
  • Modular expandable with BROCKHAUS equipment:
    • Monitoring
    • Ex-protected pumps or blowers
    • Deflagration arresters in various sizes
    • Stainless steel & UPE hoses in various sizes & lengths



  • Monitoring and maintenance of the cleaning plants
  • Activated carbon handling:
    • Change of activated carbon, large stock of various types of activated carbon
    • Guaranteed take-back for reactivation or recycling
    • BImSch approved waste treatment plant at the site in Plettenberg


Typical applications:

  • Cleaning of process wastewater or waste air
  • Wastewater or waste air treatment for shutdowns (TAR), pigging, remediation, etc.
  • Tank degassing or venting for mobile storage tanks


The following link will take you to our product video on YouTube:

BROCKHAUS SWS – Activated carbon filters with quick change system