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Sartolon® MidiCaps®

Sartolon filters are designed for broad chemical compatibility for specific applications in the pharmaceutical and chemical industry. The double-layer design leads to superior filtration performance compared to other nylon membrane filters and thereby allows more economical design of your filtration process. Sartolon filter elements are ideal for filtration of a broad range of solvents and solvent-containing liquids.

Item no.:  5105307H9--SS--A

Availability (ex works):  On Request

   

Sterilizing-Grade, 0.2 µm Rated Filters

Sartolon
Pore size: 0.45 | 0.2 µm (heterogeneous Polyamide double layer)

Your Benefits:

  • High chemical compatibility for the filtration of solvents
  • High filter capacity by in-built pre-filter (double-layer construction)
  • Excellent performance for oily formulations
  • Highly economic solution e.g. for antibiotics processes

For highest process flexibility all Sartolon filters are available for conventional or single use applications. All filter elements are available in various sizes and adapter combinations. Please review the selection guide in the supporting resources literature.

Datasheet

Sartolon Sterilizing-Grade Filter Elements
en 730.1 kB

 

  • Bacterial Retention
    Quantitative Retention of 1 × E7 CFU/cm² Brevundimonas Diminuta ATCC® 19146 per ASTM methodology
  • Capsule/Cartridge Format
    MidiCaps®
  • Connector Inlet
    1½" Tri-Clamp 50 mm
  • Connector Outlet
    1½" Tri-Clamp 50 mm
  • Filter Size
    size 9 (0.2 m² / 2.2 ft²)
  • Filtration Area
    0.2 m²
  • Housing Material
    Polypropylene (PP)
  • Industry
    Pharma / Biotech
  • Material Prefilters
    Nylon (NY)
  • Material o-ring | seal
    Silicone (SI)
  • Maximum Allowable Back Pressure
    2 bar (29 psi) at 20°C; 1.5 bar (21.8 psi) at 50°C
  • Maximum Differential Pressure
    20 °C: 5 bar; 50 °C: 3 bar
  • Maximum Diffusion
    4 mL/min at 2.5 bar | 36 psi
  • Maximum Operating Pressure
    5 bar (72.5 psi)
  • Minimum Required Bubble Point
    3.0 bar | 43.5 psi
  • Outer Diameter
    108.5 mm (77 mm without Connection / Valves)
  • Overall Length
    Connector Combinations SS & FF: 0.05 m² | 0.5 ft²: 115 mm; 0.1m² | 1 ft²: 148 mm; 0.2 m² | 2 ft²: 197 mm; 0.45 m² | 5 ft²: 330 mm
  • Sterilization Method
    Autoclavable
  • Sterilization Procedures
    Autoclaving: at 134°C, 30 min, 2 bar, min. 25 Cycles
  • Support Fleece
    Polypropylene (PP)
  • Vent Valve
    Standard

 

  • Application
    Filtration of antibiotics and organic solvents
  • Bacterial Endotoxins
    < 0.25 EU/mL as determined by the LAL test
  • Biosafety
    All materials of this filter element meet the requirements of the current USP Biological Reactivity tests <88> for plastics Class VI (Systemic Injection, Intracutaneous and Implantation tests).
  • Extractables
    The total amount of extractables is well below the limits established by the current USP unter "Sterile Water for Injection".
  • GMP Compliance
    This product was manufactured in conformance with established Current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) standards.