Molecular Sieves 5A

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Molsieve 5A manufactured by GMGBC are suitable for use in several industrial applications.

Applications

Removal of traces of Methanol and CO2 from N2 Stream in Nitrogen wash unit in fertilizer plant, Removal of H2O, CO2, H2S and Mercaptans from Liquefied natural gas, drying and purification of inert gas, Oxygen air enrichment with concentration of O2 up to 93 %, Purification and enrichment of H2 from 60 % to 98 % and above.

Specifications
Nominal Dia : 5A' 1A' =10-8 cm
Form : Cylindrical Pellets & Spheres
    1.5 mm dia Cylindrical Pellets 3.0 mm dia Cylindrical Pellets 2-4 mm Spheres
  Unit Range Typical Range Typical Range Typical
Equilibrium Water Adsorption Capacity at 30 deg. C              
15 % RH % w/w 18-22 20.5 18-22 20.5 18.0-22.0 20.0
75 % RH % w/w 21-25 23.0 21-25 23.0 21.0-25.0 23.0
Thermal Stability after 600 Deg. C Equilibrium Water Adsorption Capacity at 30 Deg. C & 15 % RH % w/w 18-22 20.5 18-22 20.5 18.0-22.0 20.0
CO2 ads. Capacity 760 mm Hg. At 30 deg. C %w/w 17 - 22 20.0 17 - 22 20.0 17 - 22 20.0
Crushing Strength (Active) Kg. 3.0-7.0 4.0 8-15 10.0 3.0-8.0 5.0
Attrition Loss on Tumbling % w/w 0.02-0.2 0.1 0.02-0.3 0.2 0.02-0.3 0.1
Free Moisture (Max.) % w/w - 1.5 - 1.5 - 1.5
Bulk Density gms/ cc 0.70-0.80 0.75 0.70-0.80 0.75 0.75-0.85 0.81
Bed Crushing Strength % w/w 80-90 84.0 80-90 86.0 80-90 85.0
Packing

Air Tight 210 Lits. MS Drum. Standard Size: 150 Kg.