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Does Micronics Offer Filtration Solutions for Edible Oils & Vegetable Oils?

Micronics offers a range of specialized filtration solutions for edible oils including both filter cloth and filter plates. We design with full cognizance of food industry regulations. Edible oils cover a very wide range of oil types obtained from various seeds, grains, and nuts. They may be rich in a variety of nutrients – including… Read more »

Beer and Wine Filtration Solutions & More

Solid-liquid separation is employed in many industries from chemical manufacturing to dewatering of mineral concentrates in mining operations. The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group offers liquid filtration & dry filtration expertise for a wide range of industries including various food and beverage industry applications such as: Beer brewing including microbreweries Wine making (lees filtration) Distilled malt… Read more »

Advantages of Filter Press Pilot Testing

There are many goals of filter press pilot testing. Test presses may be used for: Testing feasibility of a new process Determining if slurry can be effectively and efficiently filtered Vetting potential enhancements to an existing process Testing different treatment chemistries such as flocculants and coagulants and their effect on filter cake consistency Optimizing cycle… Read more »

Is Polypropylene Filter Cloth Right for My Application?

Polypropylene (PP) filter cloth is used extensively in a host of liquid-solid separation applications, but all polypropylene filter cloth is not created equal. In general, filter cloths vary extensively in terms of material, warp, weft, weave, finish, and feed neck. Polypropylene cloth is no exception. Textiles have a language all their own with terminology such… Read more »