New Ion Exchange Membranes Available with PTFE Fabric

Press Release Summary:

  • FORBLUE™ S-Series offer ion exchange capacities from 1.0 to 1.25 meq/g
  • Ensures robust chemical resistance and mechanical strength
  • Provides high cation-selective permeability for electrolysis or electrodialysis

Original Press Release:

New Ion Exchange Membranes Provide High Chemical Resistance for Electrolysis and Electrodialysis Processes

Exton, Pa., December 21, 2020 – Effective electrolysis and electrodialysis processes require ion exchange membranes that are highly resistant to chemicals. To address this challenge AGC Chemicals Americas offers FORBLUE™ S-Series ion exchange membranes. Because they are made from fluorinated resins, all S-Series wet and dry grades ensure robust chemical resistance and mechanical strength. FORBLUE S-Series membranes provide excellent separation, while providing outstanding current carrying capability.

FORBLUE S-Series grades are cation exchange membranes with a sulfonic acid group. They provide high cation-selective permeability for electrolysis or electrodialysis. They offer ion exchange capacities from 1.0 to 1.25 meq/g. The high ion exchange capacity enables very low resistance with high ion selectivity.

S-Series wet and dry membranes are available in a wide array of thicknesses. If processing requirements demand reinforcement, S-Series membranes are available with special PTFE fabric that has high mechanical strength.

For more details, visit the FORBLUE S-Series information page on AGCCA’s website.

About AGC Chemicals Americas Inc.

AGC Chemicals Americas is a wholly owned subsidiary of AGC Inc., a $14 billion multinational corporation and one of the world’s largest manufacturers of glass, electronic displays, and chemical products. The company was formed in 2004 through the merging of sister companies Asahi Glass Fluoropolymers and AGA Chemicals. Headquartered in Exton, PA, including a state-of-the-art technology center, AGC Chemicals Americas maintains manufacturing operations in nearby Thorndale, PA, a satellite sales office in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and warehouses located throughout North America.

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