Pumice as a Catalyst Support Media

Supported catalysts are extremely useful in virtually all areas of petroleum refining and chemical processing. The advantages include: separability, cost, catalyst activity and catalyst selectivity. Pumice typically is used in axial or radial flow beds and multitubular reactors. For more information please Contact usRead More…

Calcium-Based Antacid Tablets Made With Calcium Carbonate

While a number of inorganic salts, calcium, magnesium and aluminum compounds have been used to formulate antacid tablets, calcium-based antacid tablets have become the norm. In addition to being effective acid neutralizers, calcium antacids also serve as a source of calcium, giving them a dual purpose. They are most commonly made in the form of chewable tablets, but swallowable or effervescent typRead More…

Pumice Powders and Pumice Grains – A natural alternative

Pumice Grains have been used in liquid, solid and gel abrasive hand soaps for decades. Today Pumice Powders and Grains are a natural alternative to plastic microbeads. Pumice is now widely used in foot scrubs, hand cleaners, body & shower gels, facial scrubs and even kitchen surface cleaners. In soap, Pumice offers a light abrasive quality which easily removes almost any grease or grime. BeRead More…

High Purity Food Grade Calcium Carbonate

Choosing the most effective food grade calcium product in a formulation is a critical decision.  Food grade calcium carbonate has the highest concentration of elemental calcium 40% by weight. Many studies have shown that calcium from calcium carbonate in food is readily absorbed by the body. Because of this calcium carbonate is more economical to use and the food additive provides the nutritiRead More…

Plastic Media for efficient paint removal

Techfil has now added to its range of plastic sandblasting abrasives for paint stripping, coatings removal, pressure blasting, powder coating, deflashing, deburring, surface preparation and mold cleaning.  Our Plastic Media manufactured from 100% recycled materials in 3 grades of hardness: Type II Urea, Type III Melamine, Type V Acrylic. Commercial and Mil-Spec approved: MIL-P-85891A are both supRead More…

Calcium Carbonate in the Food Industry

Calcium is an essential mineral that can be found naturally in foods such as dairy products, soy milk, or as a dietary supplement like calcium carbonate or calcium citrate. Calcium Carbonate is a natural mineral, derived from the earth’s limestone, marble or sedimentation of crushed marine shells. Food grade calcium carbonate is usually added to many foods like ready-to-eat breakfast cereals and cRead More…

Brown Fused Alumina the perfect media for Shotblasting

Sandblasting is the common name of propelling abrasives grits onto work pieces like metal parts, wood, ceramic etc. to cut, polish and remove surfaces. This includes removing dust, scratch, corrosion, oxidation and forming shiny or certain surface preparation. Brown Fused Aluminium Oxide powder or grits are ideal material for sandblasting media. We produce grades from F10-F220(Macro) to F240-FRead More…

Recycled Glass Filtration Media range

Due to the high demand for recycled materials, Techfil Europe now produces Recycled Crushed Glass specified for Water Filtration. Our media has been tested and approved by the Drinking Water Inspectorate under Reg31 for portable water for human consumption. Not only is the Recycled Crushed Glass is cost effective, it is more environmentally friendly. The 3 main grades available in our range arRead More…