Meissner’s CS and CL standard capsule filters are available in a variety of sizes and connections for maximum flexibility in processing applications. The capsules can be used independently, or integrated into single-use biocontainer and tubing assemblies for greater application. Available with Meissner’s full range of sterilizing-grade filtration, clarification, purification and prefiltration media with absolute removal ratings from 0.04 µm to 99 µm. Connection options include sanitary flange (¾” and 1″), hose barb (3/8″ to ½”), and male and female NPT fittings. A variety of vent and drain port options are available, including sanitary valves or luer ports with caps. Capsule filters can be specified with nominal effective filtration areas from 1 ft.2 (.09 m2) through 2 ft.2 (.19 m2).
CS and CL capsule filters are available in gamma-irradiated models. The filters comply with European Commission Regulation No. 10/2011. Capsule filter materials of construction meet FDA standards for food contact per 21 CFR 177. A capsule filling bell can be specified for protection against airborne contaminants in liquid filling applications.