GHLS-Series Lofted Pleated Polypropylene

GHLS-Series filter cartridges provide a 100% polypropylene element designed for the removal of agglomerated and deformable contaminants in oils and gels. The GHLS is an ideal combination of both depth and pleated depth functionality with its added loft. This allows for high retention and holding capacity without inhibiting throughput.

GHLS-Series

The pleated depth media is encapsulated in an integral, continuous length, thermally-bonded structure for cleanliness, pressure tolerance, and chemical inertness. Offered in both absolute rated (up to 99.98% retention) and nominally rated (90% retention) grades in common adapter configurations. Manufactured in a clean-room environment to maintain high standards of purity and cleanliness.

GHLS Product Overview

GHLS-Series Performance Chart

*All data is based on absolute rated medias. Nominally rated medias will result in a pressure drop reduction of approximately 10%.


GHLS-Series Applications

  • Agglomerated Particles
  • CBD Oils
  • CMP Slurries
  • Coatings
  • Edible Oils
  • Gels
  • Inks
  • Paints

GHLS-Series Construction Materials

  • Filtration Media: Polypropylene
  • Support Media: Polypropylene
  • End Caps: Polypropylene
  • Center Core: Polypropylene
  • Outer Support Cage: Polypropylene
  • O-Rings/Gaskets: Buna, EPDM, Silicone, Teflon® Encapsulated Viton®, Viton®, Teflon® Encapsulated Silicone

  • Filtered Hot Water: 80˚C for 30 min.
  • Steam Sterilization: 121˚C for 30 min., multiple cycles
  • Chemicals: Cartridges are compatible with most chemical sanitizing agents.
  • Note: Stainless steel insert option required for all cartridges being hot water sanitized or steam sterilized.

Sanitization/Sterilization

Dimensions

  • Length: 10 to 40 inches (25.4 to 101.6 cm) nominal
  • Outside Diameter: 2.70 inches (7.0 cm) nominal

Operating Conditions

  • Change Out ΔP (recommended) 35 PSID
  • Temperature (max) 176˚F (80˚C)
  • Differential Pressure (max) 60 PSID (4.1 bar) at 68˚F (20˚C)

Toxicity

  • All polypropylene components meet the specifications for biological safety per USP Class VI – 121˚C for plastics. 

Food Safety Compliance

Materials of construction comply with FDA regulations for food and beverage contact use as detailed in the US Code of Federal Regulations, 21CFR. Materials used to produce filter media and hardware are deemed safe for use in contact with foodstuffs in accordance with EU Directives 2002/72/EC, 1935/2004, and/or 10/2011.

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