Principal Applications

  • Rhenium removal

Advantages

  • Good mechanical strength
  • Good resistance to osmotic and thermal shock

Systems

  • Acidic liquors and pulps

Typical Packaging

  • 1 ft³ Sack
  • 25 L Sack
  • 5 ft³ Drum (Fiber)
  • 1 m³ Supersack
  • 42 ft³ Supersack
  • Bulk Tanker (NA only)

* Formerly A172/4635

Typical Physical & Chemical Characteristics:

Polymer Structure Gel polystyrene crosslinked with divinylbenzene
Appearance Spherical Beads
Functional Group Complex Amine
Ionic Form FB
Total Capacity 1.2 eq/L (26.2 Kgr/ft³) (FB form)
Moisture Retention 25 - 45 % (Cl- form)
Mean Diameter 570 ± 50 µm
Uniformity Coefficient (max.) 1.3
Reversible Swelling, FB → Cl- (max.) 20 %
Specific Gravity 1.07
Shipping Weight (approx.) 660 - 700 g/L (41.2 - 43.8 lb/ft³)
Temperature Limit 60 °C (140.0 °F) (FB form)
Temperature Limit 80 °C (176.0 °F) (Cl- form)