Principal Applications

  • Demineralization - Sugar solutions
  • Decolorization - Sugar Solutions

Advantages

  • Good thermal stability
  • Excellent resistance to osmotic shock
  • High ion exchange capacity plus sorptive capacity

Typical Packaging

  • 1 ft³ Sack
  • 25 L Sack
  • 5 ft³ Drum (Fiber)
  • 1 m³ Supersack
  • 42 ft³ Supersack

Typical Physical & Chemical Characteristics:

Polymer Structure Macroporous polystyrene crosslinked with divinylbenzene
Appearance Spherical Beads
Functional Group Type I Quaternary Ammonium
Ionic Form Cl- form
Total Capacity 1 eq/L (21.8 Kgr/ft³) (Cl- form)
Moisture Retention 61 - 66 % (Cl- form)
Particle Size Range 425 - 1200 µm
< 425 µm (max.) 2 %
Uniformity Coefficient (max.) 1.7
Reversible Swelling, Cl- → OH- (max.) 20 %
Specific Gravity 1.08
Shipping Weight (approx.) 670 - 700 g/L (41.9 - 43.8 lb/ft³)
Temperature Limit 100 °C (212.0 °F) (Cl- form)
Temperature Limit 60 °C (140.0 °F) (OH- form)