Metsorb Filter Cartridges

Effective, Low-Cost Adsorbent for Removal of Arsenic and Heavy Metals

20″ Filter Cartridges for standard plastic filter housings

Metsorb Filter Cartridge

Metsorb adsorptive filter cartridges are used for low flow rate absorption of arsenic and heavy metals.  2½” x 20″ filter cartridge will flow approximately 1/2 LPM. 

2½” x 20″ Metsorb Filter Cartridges are normally in stock.

Model No. Length OD VOLUME (ML) VOLUME (CU. IN)
M1660-10 10″ 2-1/2″ 803 49
M1660-20 20″ 2-1/2″ 1,786 109
M1660-410 10″ 4-1/2″ 2,130 130
M1660-420 20″ 4-1/2″ 4,572 279

MetSorb HMRG and HMRP adsorbents utilize a patented material to adsorb both forms of arsenic as well as a wide range of contaminants in water.  The material affords a higher capacity and a lower level of ion interference than competitive iron and alumina based products.
MetSorb HMRG media’s adsorptive capacity is 220 grams of arsenic per kilogram of HMRG adsorbent at a pH of 7.  It yields 40,000 bed volumes of capacity at an inlet concentration of 40 parts per billion (ppb) of arsenic, at 1.6 minutes of empty bed contact time EBCT, and a breakthrough of 10 ppb.

Metsorb Filter Cartridge Adsorbent Product Features/Benefits
• Removal of heavy metals to meet drinking water standards
• High adsorbent capacity requiring less frequent replacement
• Fast kinetics to work effectively at high flow rates
• Nonhazardous disposal as solid waste

Contaminants
• Arsenic III

• Lead

• Arsenic V

• Mercury

• Cadmium

• Uranium

• Copper

• Zinc

• Antimony

• Selenium


Filter housings are readily available online.  We offer industrial filter vessels with swing bolt closures.  Homeowners can have online options.

Metsorb filter cartridges are an affordable way to test before purchasing a complete media tank system.  Contact us with any questions you have.

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