Vacuum Pump Traps absorb toxic mercury vapors.

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Constructed from stainless steel, MV Posi-Trap® Vacuum Traps feature Redisorb® filters with treated activated carbon media that absorbs mercury vapors. Positive seal prevents blow-by, enabling traps to be used at pump inlet to protect vacuum pump or be installed at discharge to protect people and environment. Suited for applications from 25-800 cfm, traps come in 4 in. dia for 1 filter, 8 in. dia for 4 filters, and 10 in. dia for 10 filter elements.

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Vacuum Pump Traps Absorb Mercury Vapors

A line of vacuum traps that absorb toxic mercury vapors in laboratory and manufacturing applications ranging from material analysis to lamp production is being introduced by MV Products of North Billerica, Massachusetts.

MV Posi-Trap® Vacuum Traps are constructed from stainless steel and feature Redisorb® filters with a treated activated carbon media that absorbs mercury vapors. Providing a positive seal which prevents blow-by, these versatile traps can be used at the pump inlet to protect the vacuum pump and/or can be installed at the discharge to protect people and the environment.

Suitable for applications from 25 to 800 CFM, depending upon the system configuration, MV Vacuum Traps are available in four sizes: 4" dia. houses one filter, 8" for four and 10" dia. for 10 filter elements. Equipped with quick-release clamps, they can be opened in-line to change the filter elements and come in straight-through and right angle designs.

MV Posi-Trap® Vacuum Traps are priced from $205.00 (list) for the 4" model. Literature and pricing are available upon request.

For more information contact:
MV Products, Division of Mass-Vac, Inc.
Herbert R. Gatti, Marketing
247 Rangeway Rd. / P.O. Box 359
No. Billerica, MA 01862-0359
(978) 667-2393 FAX (978) 671-0014
e-mail: (tech contact)

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