Principal Applications

  • Mercury Removal
  • Precious Metals Recovery
  • Gold Recovery

Systems

  • Non-Regenerable
  • Acidic liquors and pulps

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 Isothiouronium
Ionic Form H+ form
Mercury Capacity (min.) 275 g/L
Moisture Retention 48 - 54 % (H+ form)
Particle Size Range 300 - 1200 µm
< 300 µm (max.) 1 %
Uniformity Coefficient (max.) 1.7
Reversible Swelling, H+ → Hg (max.) 5 %
Specific Gravity 1.11
Shipping Weight (approx.) 700 - 735 g/L (43.8 - 45.9 lb/ft³)
Temperature Limit 80 °C (176.0 °F)