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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-ESS--A

Availability:  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 ® 0,2 µm Cartridges & Midicaps & MaxiCaps
en 619.8 kB

Product properties

  • Capsule/Cartridge Format
    MidiCaps®
  • Filter Size
    size 9 (0.2 m² / 2.2 ft²)
  • Material Prefilters
    Nylon (NY)
  • Connector Outlet
    1 ½" Tri-Clamp 50 mm
  • Connector Inlet
    1 ½" Tri-Clamp 50 mm
  • Material o-ring | seal
    EPDM
  • Vent Valve
    Standard
  • Filtration area
    0.2 m²
  • Max. operating pressure
    5 bar (72.5 psi)
  • Pore size pre-filter
    0.45 µm
  • Pore size final-filter
    0.2 µm
  • Outer diameter
    108.5 mm (77 mm without Connection / Valves)

Technical attributes

  • Sterilization Method
    Autoclavable
  • Application
    Filtration of antibiotics and organic solvents
  • 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
  • Min. required Bubble Point
    3.0 bar
  • Max. Allowable Back Pressure (at 20°C)
    2 bar / 29 psi at 20°C; 1.5 bar / 21.8 psi at 50°C
  • Max. diffusion
    4 mL/min at 2.5 bar | 36 psi
  • 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".
  • Non-Fiber Releasing
    This filter product complies with the title 21 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), section 210.3(b)(6) and 211.72.
  • Housing Material
    Polypropylene (PP)
  • Support Fleece
    Polypropylene (PP)
  • GMP Compliance
    This product was manufactured in conformance with established Current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) standards.
  • Industry
    Pharma/Biotech
  • Sterilization Procedures
    Autoclaving=== at 134°C, 30 min, 2 bar, min. 25 Cycles
  • Bacterial Endotoxins
    < 0.25 EU/mL as determined by the LAL test
  • Bacterial Retention
    Quantitative Retention of 1 × E7 CFU/cm² Brevundimonas Diminuta ATCC® 19146 per ASTM methodology
  • Maximum Differential Pressure
    20 °C=== 5 bar; 50 °C=== 3 bar