Pallapatti Village, Kottampatti, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
+91 462 2338882

About Us


e are a leading producer and exporter of high quality coconut shell based activated carbon for a range of industrial applications worldwide. The company is located strategically in the coconut heartland of India – near Madurai, Tamil Nadu, which ensures ready access to good quality raw materials, ensuring that we are able to deliver high performance activated carbon consistently, all-round the year. Quality is ensured through systems and processes, beginning from the procurement of raw material to shipping the finished product.


ur plant has an installed capacity of 4500 MT per annum, and produces various grades of coconut-based activated carbon. Steam activation process employing rotary kiln is used to convert coconut shell charcoal into activated carbon. The kiln has a length of 60 ft and attains a temperature of 800 – 1100°C. Activated Carbon taken out of the Kiln is further processed for Destoning and Dedusting. Stoneless Activated Carbon is then passed through Gyro Screener for particle size separation. Separated particles are moved to packing center and are packed according to Customer Specifications.


ajah Activated Carbon is packed as per industry standards in sizes of 25 kg & 50 kg (HDPE/Paper bags) and 500/550 kg (HDPE jumbo Bags).25 kg bags: Palletized on wooden pallets (20 bags per pallet of total weight 500 kg) with shrink wrapping. Jumbo bags: Two bags fastened to a single pallet with four straps. Strong, fumigated 4-way double deck block pallets are used. Marking and labeling done as per customer requirements.


ajah Activated Carbon is meticulously tested in each stage of the process in accordance with ASTM standards to ensure optimum output. We strive to maintain high standards in each and every aspect. Quality control forms the basis of our company as we are focused on providing our customers consistent and high quality products.

From The Rajah Group of Companies 

Kajah Activated Carbon is a member of the Rajah Group of companies. The Rajah Group was established in the year 1935 by Haji. A. Abdul Khader Sahib. The group commenced operations in Sri Lanka as an entity engaged in the manufacture and trading of tobacco products, and printing. the operations were later shifted to India and the company grew to be a leading manufacturer of tobacco products with a pan-India presence, employing over 45,000 people directly and indirectly.

Subsequently, the company also diversified into a wide spectrum of businesses, making a success of many of its ventures. Today, the multi – faceted Rajah Group has interests in agriculture, healthcare, education, automobiles, software, logistics, marketing, fuel distribution, community centres, furniture, rubber, tobacco, tea, salt, detergent and tiles, with more to come. The company believes in doing business with a conscience and works to maintain high quality across all its activities.