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What is Pressure Filtration and Liquid/Solid Separation?

Pressure Filtration is the process of separating a suspended solid such as a precipitate from the liquid in which it is already suspended by straining it – under pressure – through a porous medium that can be penetrated easily by liquid. Pressure Filtration is used extensively in a range of industries including: Chemical manufacturing Pigments… Read more »

Does Micronics Offer PVDF Filter Cloth or Filter Plates?

PVDF Filter Plate

Micronics offers many different types of filter cloth from polypropylene to nylon to PVDF (polyvinylidene fluoride or difluoride). PVDF is normally chosen for use under conditions which may be nearing the limit for more conventionally used materials such as polypropylene. PVDF cloths may be useful in chemically-aggressive environments, particularly at higher temperatures. PVDF offers an… Read more »