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Betafine™ PPG Series Filter Cartridge, 6 per case, PPG020B01CA

3M ID  70020011493    UPC#  00016145004759     
Betafine(TM) Series, low res photo
Betafine(TM) Series, low res photo
This absolute-rated, graded-porosity multi-layer 100% polypropylene pleated filter features Advanced Pleat Technology (APT) that increases the usable filtration surface area while maintaining standard filter dimensions.
  • Advanced Pleat Technology Construction for High Surface Area as compared to competitive filters: higher product throughputs for prolonged service life, lower total filtration operating costs, and lower pressure drops for higher flow rates.
  • Absolute-rated Filter Performance. Higher product quality and yields.
  • Graded-porosity Multi-layer Filter Media. Capture of contaminant throughout the filter media to help maximize filter life. Higher contaminant holding capacity.
  • Polypropylene Construction Free of Adhesives and Surfactants. Very low extractable levels for optimum filtrate purity. Broad chemical compatibility for most aggressive process applications.
  • 100% Integrity Tested Versions Available. Prequalification and consistency in critical applications. Suitable for final filtration in many applications.
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Overview

The service life of a pleated filter is often dictated by the accessible surface area. Conventional pleated filters may offer a large gross surface area, but when the media is packed too tightly into the cartridge, only part of the surface area is usable resulting in both flow restrictions and limited contaminant holding capacity. The "blind" or unusable area commonly occurs near the inside diameter where the pleats are packed most tightly. The Betafine PPG and PTG series filter is manufactured using a staggered pleat configuration that, when combined with a novel support material, provides more open space between the pleats. The APT staggered pleats with increased open area allow for greater contaminant loading between pleats at the inside diameter, while the reduced length pleats take advantage of existing open space closer to the filter's outside diameter. The result is a fully used surface area that provides superior service life.

Specifications

ApplicationsFinal Filtration for Particulates in Soft Drinks, Particle Reduction in Bottle Water Manufacturing, Particle Reduction in Distilled Spirits Filtration, RO Protection and Prefiltration, Solids Removal, Recovery & Reclaim, Turbidity and Particle Control in Soft Drink Water, Water Filtration for Beer Applications, Water Filtration for Wine Applications
BrandBetafine
ConfigurationCartridge
End Modification222 O-ring & Spear
Factory Integrity TestedNo
Filter MaterialGraded Density Polypropylene
Filter TypeFilter Cartridge
Gasket MaterialSilicone
IndustriesLife Sciences
Length10 Inch
Length (Metric)25.4 cm
Micron Rating0.20
Product Sub-CategoryPleated Particulate Filters
SeriesBetafine™ PPG Series