Active Acetate Dual filter

Industry standard

The Active Acetate Dual filter is the industry-standard two-segment activated carbon filter. It is the filter used in many of the world’s leading carbon brands.

This filter is available in both slim and super-slim variants.

Filter construction

Consists of a tobacco and mouth segment of high-quality crimped cellulose acetate. The tobacco segment is loaded with activated carbon.

Both segments are enclosed in a plugwrap, which can be standard or porous depending. Alternatively, the mouth segment can use non-wrapped acetate for a high-quality end appearance. The filter segments are wrapped in an outer plugwrap, which can also be standard or porous.

A range of configurations, lengths, circumferences, and additive loadings available ensuring each construction is designed to suit the taste and filtration requirements of the customer.

Active Acetate Dual Example

Features and benefits

  • Well-established manufacturing methods on modern high-speed equipment
  • Characteristic smoother, cooler smoke from taste modification of all tobacco blends
  • Reduction of vapour phase and semi-volatile components in mainstream smoke thanks to activated carbon segment
  • Brand identity through the use of activated carbon
  • Suitable for use with all varieties of tobacco blends
  • Can be used with conventional ventilation where necessary
  • Accurate addition of any granular adsorbent