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Polypropylene Filter Cartridges Provide Solution to Filtering Aggressive Chemicals

Chemifil™ cartridges from Porvair Filtration Group Benefiting from an all polypropylene cartridge construction - ChemifilTM cartridges from Porvair Filtration Group offer an ideal solution for the filtration of aggressive chemicals including acids, alkalis, solvents and etchants.

Manufactured using a polypropylene membrane of uniform thickness and high voids, with a homogeneous structure and controlled pore sizes - ChemifilTM polypropylene membrane cartridges meet the demanding filtration requirements of pharmaceutical, semiconductor and fine chemical manufacturers.  Designed for the efficient removal of sub-micron organic and inorganic particulate matter, the inherent structural stability of the ChemifilTM membrane eliminates any risk of media migration and minimizes the release of particles.

ChemifilTM cartridges have optimal pleat geometry to maximize the available filtration area and to provide high flow rates at low pressure differentials. These features result in lower energy consumption and fewer filter cartridges per system.

Manufactured as standard with injection molded polypropylene inner and outer supports, ChemifilTM cartridges are designed with the strength necessary to withstand thermal stresses encountered during steam sterilization and subsequent cooling. They can be steam sterilized and will retain total integrity following steaming at 135°C (275°F).

All components used in the construction of ChemifilTM cartridges are FDA approved to 21CFR and meet or exceed the latest EC Directives for Food Contact. ChemifilTM cartridges are also validated for bacterial removal according to HIMA guidelines and ASTM F838-05, with a log reduction value >7.

For further information please click here or contact Porvair Filtration Group on +44-1489-864330 / +1-804-550-1600 / email

Porvair Filtration Group is an international leader in the development and supply of materials and products for applications in filtration and separation. Their expertise in a wide range of media and the dedication of their design, manufacturing, sales, test and research teams ensure they are at the forefront of filtration technology, delivering world class performance to the Aerospace, Defence, Nuclear, Energy, Chemical Process, Industrial Process, Water Treatment, Printing and Life Science markets. With offices and manufacturing sites located in the UK, Europe and the USA combined with a world-wide network of market representatives and distributors, they pride themselves on their continuous innovation and research to meet global demands. 

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