Principal Applications

  • Potable water treatment

Advantages

  • Provides Mg rich water
  • Removes heavy metals
  • No significant pH change

Systems

  • Cartridges

Typical Packaging

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

Typical Physical & Chemical Characteristics:

Polymer Structure Porous crosslinked polyacrylic acid
Appearance Spherical Beads
Functional Group Carboxylic Acid
Ionic Form Mg2+
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+ → Mg2+ (max.) 20 %
Specific Gravity 1.2
Shipping Weight (approx.) 780 - 810 g/L (48.8 - 50.6 lb/ft³)
Temperature Limit 120 °C (248.0 °F)
pH limits, Operating 5 - 10