UltraCap® Capsule Filter

A high capacity capsule filter that meets a range of critical application requirements for a single-use, high-flow, high-throughput filter system

Designed for final filtration and prefiltration in the pharmaceutical and microelectronics manufacturing industries, the UltraCap® filter capsule is available with a wide range of hydrophilic and hydrophobic filter media. This disposable filter is available in T-style and inline configurations in lengths up to 30 inches, for optimum flow rates, throughput and ease of scale-up. A more robust heavy duty version, UltraCap® H.D., is available for the most demanding process environments.

Design Features:

  • T-style and Inline capsule design versions
  • 10", 20", 30" lengths
  • Disposable system
  • Available gamma-irradiated
  • Prefiltration and final filtration media options:
    STyLUX® or EverLUX® PES, SteriLUX® or Steridyne® PVDF, Ultradyne® PTFE and Chemdyne® PP membranes; ALpHA® and Vangard® PP microfiber; Protec® glass microfiber; DeltaMax® and DeltaDepth® PP depth media
  • Removal ratings from 0.04 µm to 99 µm
  • Extremely low hold-up volume
  • Sanitary end-fittings ensure secure, reliable connections
  • Recessed drain
  • Available with or without vent

User Benefits

  • Convenient – Complete, Ready-to-Use
  • Integral System – Combines Filter and Housing
  • Cuts Costs – Eliminates Housing Cleanup and Cleaning Validation
  • Eliminates autoclaving with pre-gamma-irradiated UltraCap® filters
  • Conserves Valuable Product -- Low-Holdup Design
  • Permanently assembled, one-piece construction -- Eliminates Bypass
  • Use for liquid, gas or vent filtration
  • Prevents operator contact with dangerous liquids in chemical applications

Typical Pharmaceutical Applications

  • Sterile filtration or prefiltration of serum
  • Sterile filtration or prefiltration of tissue culture media
  • Sterile filtration or prefiltration of microbiological growth media
  • Sterile filtration or prefiltration of any viscous biological liquids
  • Sterile filling operations with disposable plastic biocontainers
  • Sterile tank venting

Typical Microelectronics Applications

  • Filtration of metal and oxide CMP slurries
  • Filtration of chemical rinse solutions
  • Filtration of acids, bases, solvents
  • Filtration of stripping solutions
  • DI water Filtration
  • Venting of storage tanks
UltraCap Capsule Filter