GFPES-Series High Purity Food and Beverage Grade Polyethersulfone Filter Cartridges

GFPES Series

GFPES-Series High Purity Food and Beverage Grade Polyethersulfone Filter Cartridges meet the most demanding requirement of the food and beverage industry. The polyethersulfone membrane offers high flux density and low protein-binding and maintains the organoleptic characteristics of the treated product, making it an ideal choice for the production of consumables. Cartridges are flushed with ultra-High Purity water to achieve the most stringent requirements for extractable substances. Designed to tolerate repeated hot water sanitization and in-situ steam sterilization cycles for maximum service life. Each element is diffusion tested for integrity to assure optimal performance. Manufactured in a clean-room environment to maintain high standards of purity and cleanliness.

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Description

GFPES Series

GFPES-Series High Purity Food and Beverage Grade Polyethersulfone Filter Cartridges meet the most demanding requirement of the food and beverage industry. The polyethersulfone membrane offers high flux density and low protein-binding and maintains the organoleptic characteristics of the treated product, making it an ideal choice for the production of consumables. Cartridges are flushed with ultra-High Purity water to achieve the most stringent requirements for extractable substances. Designed to tolerate repeated hot water sanitization and in-situ steam sterilization cycles for maximum service life. Each element is diffusion tested for integrity to assure optimal performance. Manufactured in a clean-room environment to maintain high standards of purity and cleanliness.

Typical Applications:

  • Wine
  • Beer
  • Juices
  • Soft Drinks
  • Bottled Water

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Brand

Filtration Group Process Systems

The Amafiltergroup was acquired by MAHLE in 2008 and merged together with its filtration division. In 2016 MAHLE industrial filtration was acquired by Filtration Group. With Filtration Group the amafilter® and LFC Lochem® brands returned under the umbrella of “Filtration Group Process Systems”. Filtration Group Process Systems also represents various other Filtration Group brands such as Global Filter. Over 7200 employees in 28 countries and 107 locations strive together to make the world safer, healthier and more productive. In various manufacturing plants Filtration Group Process Systems designs, engineers and manufactures various filters like pressure leaf filters, plug-and-play filtration systems, consumables and parts that meet the highest level of quality standards. Filtration Group® offers a combined experience in filtration of over 500 year.

Global Filter

Founded in 1999 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Global Filter produces high-purity pleated filter cartridges in our state-of-the art production facility. From modest beginnings as a family, home-based business, Global Filter now serves customers, as our name implies, around the globe. Some of the largest companies in the world trust their filtration requirements to Global Filter. At Global Filter, we continually strive to improve the quality of our products as well as the processes that develop and manufacture them. We have steadily increased our total footprint of cleanroom-level environment for the production, rinsing, and testing of our high-purity offerings. These improvements have resulted in increased capacity and shortened lead times while enhancing the cleanliness of our rinsed products and our entire range of filter elements. Advancement of our technological capabilities is a pillar of Global Filter’s business and we’re proud of our reputation as a leader in tackling difficult challenges. Our engineers and technicians work closely with customers to identify specific filtration needs and provide development support for major filtration projects, while being attentive to objectives for product cost and schedule. We support our programs with capable testing services to provide world-class best net value. Our commitment to excellence in cleanliness, efficiency, quality, and service is driven by our goal to exceed the requirements of our customers. Our goal is complete customer satisfaction and it is reflected in everything we do.

Additional information

Construction Materials

Membrane Polyethersulfone
Support Media Polypropylene
End Caps Polypropylene
Center Core Polypropylene
Outer Support Cage Polypropylene
O-Rings/Gaskets…………Buna, EPDM, Silicone, Viton®, Teflon® Encapsulated Viton®

Sanitization/Sterilization

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

Typical Applications

Wine
Beer
Juices
Soft Drinks
Bottled Water

Dimensions

Length: 10 to 40 inches (25.4 to 101.6 cm) nominal
Outside Diameter: …

Maximum Differential Pressures

Forward 50 PSI (3.4 bar) at 20˚C
Reverse 40 PSI (2.7 bar) at 20˚C

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.

Toxicity

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

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