Principal Applications

  • MTBE Production
  • TAME Production
  • Guard Bed

Advantages

  • Highly Crosslinked

Typical Packaging

  • 1 m³ Supersack
  • 42 ft³ Supersack

Typical Physical & Chemical Characteristics:

Polymer Structure Macroporous polystyrene crosslinked with divinylbenzene
Appearance Spherical Beads
Functional Group Sulfonic Acid
Ionic Form H+ form
Dry Weight Capacity (min.) 4.9 eq/kg
Moisture Retention 50 - 57 % (H+ form)
Particle Size Range 425 - 1200 µm
< 425 µm (max.) 1 %
Uniformity Coefficient (max.) 1.7
Surface Area 20 - 40 m²/g
Pore Volume 0.4 - 0.6 mL/g
Median Pore Diameter 400 - 700 Å
Specific Gravity 1.19
Shipping Weight (approx.) 750 - 785 g/L (46.9 - 49.1 lb/ft³)