Filter-Tex: 30" wide x 250' long roll, 12 oz. Per sq. yd. Part #9314
Frequently Asked Questions
Ultra-Filter-Tex removes oil and other hydrocarbons much faster than traditional absorbents. A polypropylene sorbent material will not allow water to freely pass through it. Oil will absorb at the surface of a polypropylene absorbent, and the polypropylene will eventually blind over and the center will not absorb any oil. Click here to learn more about the advantages that Ultra-Filter-Tex has over polypropylene.
Is it though? When you simply compare the cost per foot (or inch), then yes, it is cheaper. But when you take a closer look and consider how much more Ultra-Filter-Tex absorbs, you will quickly see that not only is Ultra-Filter-Tex the better choice from a performance standpoint but it is also the better choice from a cost standpoint. Take a look at this example.
Far from it. Ultra-Filter-Tex has been in use in industrial and stormwater applications for more than ten years.
Yes, it can be easily cut using a large pair of scissors and sewn on with a heavy-duty/industrial sewing machine.
Yes, approximately 85-90 % of sorbed oils can be reclaimed from Ultra-Filter-Tex and the media reused, through a press or centrifuge.
Ultra-Filter-Tex is environmentally benign and user-friendly. It does not leach harmful substances into the environment and when incinerated produces minimal residue or ash.
The flow rate for Ultra-Filter-Tex is 151 gal/ft2/min. or 6152 l/m2/min.).
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Helps Comply with These Rules & Regulations
- EPA Hazardous Waste Discharges 40 CFR 263.30
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Uniform Product Codes (UPCs)
- UPC 808416101447 Ultra-Filter-Tex Half Roll (Part #9314)