Principal Applications

  • Decontamination - Lithiated primary circuits
  • Mixed Bed cation component
  • pH control of primary coolant

Advantages

  • Highly converted to lithium-7 form
  • Minimal residual metals
  • Low organic extractables and rinseables
  • Good physical and chemical stability

Systems

  • Radioactive Circuits

Typical Packaging

  • 1 CF Box
  • 5 ft³ Drum (Fiber)

Typical Physical & Chemical Characteristics:

Polymer Structure Gel polystyrene crosslinked with divinylbenzene
Appearance Spherical Beads
Functional Group Sulfonic Acid
Ionic Form 7Li+ form
Total Capacity 1.8 eq/L (39.3 Kgr/ft³) (7Li+ form)
Moisture Retention 51 - 55 % (H+ form)
Particle Size Range 425 - 1200 µm
< 425 µm (max.) 2 %
Uniformity Coefficient (max.) 1.7
Conversion (min.) 99.9 % (7Li+ form)
Impurities Iron (max.) 50 ppm
Impurities Sodium (max.) 40 ppm
Impurities Heavy Metals (max.) 40 ppm
Specific Gravity 1.23
Shipping Weight (approx.) 775 - 815 g/L (48.4 - 50.9 lb/ft³)
Temperature Limit 120 °C (248.0 °F)