The Pond Guy<sup>®</sup> Activated Carbon

The Pond Guy® Activated Carbon

9 lbs. w/ 1 Fine Mesh Bag

Item: 110197
  • Remove Toxins & Discoloration
  • Safely Removes Harmful Chlorine
  • Includes 9 lbs. of Carbon w/ 1 Fine Mesh Bag

The Pond Guy® Activated Carbon pond water clarifier safely clears tea-colored pond water. It is very effective at removing dissolved organics from pond water, such as stains and discoloration caused by leaves and organic debris. Activated Carbon filter media is also great at removing harmful chlorine and chloramines caused by tap water. Typically, 4-6 lbs will treat 1,000 gallons for 2-3 months. One fine mesh bag is included with nine pounds of pond activated carbon filter media. Use 1-2 fine mesh bags per 9 lbs.

The Pond Guy Activated Carbon 9 Pound

Tech Specs

Usage Information

The Pond Guy Activated Carbon 9 Pounds
Activated Carbon
Application Pellets
Amount per Bag 9 lbs.
Active Temp None
Months Of Treatment For 1,000 Gallons Up To 6 Months
Shelf Life 5 Years

Dosage Rates

Pond Size (In Gallons)
Pounds (Replace Every 2-3 Months)
Up To 500 Gallons 2 - 3 Pounds
Up To 1,000 Gallons 4 - 6 Pounds
Up To 1,500 Gallons 6 - 9 Pounds
Up To 2,000 Gallons 8 - 12 Pounds

How To Apply

Simply place Activated Carbon into mesh bag and place in flowing water where possible. Use 4-6 lbs per 1,000 gallons – replace every 2-3 months. Higher dosage rates may be necessary in extreme turbid conditions.


When used in accordance with label directions The Pond Guy® Activated Carbon is completely safe for fish, plants, pets and pond wildlife.


Replacement Parts

Here are the replacement parts for The Pond Guy ® Activated Carbon.

Weeds Treated

The first step towards effectively treating any pond weed is proper identification. The Pond Guy® Activated Carbon is recommended for use against each of the weeds listed below. Click on your desired weed for more information and alternate control options.