Principal Applications

  • Softening - Potable Water
  • Dealkalization

Advantages

  • Excellent kinetics
  • High operating capacity
  • Excellent selectivity for heavy metals

Systems

  • Aqueous organic solutions

Regulatory Approvals

  • French Health Ministry Approval for Potable Water Treatment
  • Certified by the WQA to NSF/ANSI-61 Standard
  • Water Regulations Advisory Scheme Approved

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 polyacrylic crosslinked with divinylbenzene
Appearance Spherical Beads
Functional Group Carboxylic Acid
Ionic Form H+ form
Total Capacity 3.6 eq/L (78.7 Kgr/ft³) (H+ form)
Moisture Retention 53 - 58 % (H+ form)
Particle Size Range 300 - 1600 µm
< 300 µm (max.) 0.5 %
Reversible Swelling, H+ → Ca2+ (max.) 25 %
Reversible Swelling, H+ → Na+ (max.) 90 %
Specific Gravity 1.17
Shipping Weight (approx.) 735 - 770 g/L (45.9 - 48.1 lb/ft³)
Temperature Limit 120 °C (248.0 °F)