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Pumice Koi Filter Media – 2021

As spring is upon us, Techfil Europe have restocked the whole of our Koi Filter Media Range for the season ahead. Our Koi Filter Media is inert and rapidly colonises with beneficial bacteria which help cleanse the pollutants. It is highly porous making it the ideal media for biological filters of all kinds. Efficient biological filtration depends on the media of choice having an adequate specifRead More…

Techfil increases Garnet Water Filtration Media range for 2021

For 2021, Techfil Europe have increased the Garnet Filtration Media range available to customers. Garnet media is predominantly used in assisting in filtering out fine particles, which may not be retained by the sand and in dual filtration systems. In these circumstances, this is usually supported on a layer of coarse support garnet media. Also the hardness of Garnet Filtration Media reduces attriRead More…

Advantages of using Pumice Filtration Media

The advantages of using pumice filtration media over conventional granular filter media are: -Reduced pressure loss through the filter; the unique nature of pumice allows increased solids retention capacity, higher particulate loadings and therefore much increased filter run times without a deterioration in filtrate quality. -Reduced headloss; this filtration in depth avoids the build up of Read More…

Vegan Calcium Carbonate

Techfil Europe are proud to announce that all of our Calcium Carbonate food grade products are vegan and halal certified. Both the Calcitec M/1 and V/40S grades are fantastic organic supplements that increase the natural calcium content into any product. For more information please click on the following links: Technical Information, Contact UsRead More…

Dental Pumice Powder For Cleaner Teeth

Pumice Powder is added to dental cleaning products where a gentle yet effective abrasive is require. Pumice is a product that originates from volcanic activity so is totally natural. Techfil have been supplying Pumice into the dental industry for many years and works closely with large distributors globally. For more information please Contact UsRead More…

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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 andRead More…

Perlite Filter Aid

Expanded Perlite Filter Aid

Expanded Perlite is an extremely lightweight product and is created by putting raw perlite into a furnace, which ultimately changes the chemical composition. In filter systems especially in the beverage industry, Expanded Perlite Filter Aid makes a filtering layer (cake) that transfers the filtered product from the septum/wall. If the septum has no expanded perlite filter aid, the filtrate would Read More…

Lightweight Expanded Clay Coverings On Slurry Tanks

Expanded Clay offers a floating covering solution for slurry tanks and lagoons. The main benefits are listed below: Durable and resistant natural clay mineral material without any hazardous or artificial components. Adsorption capacity towards H2S and several other compounds including ammonia and methane so the filter will start removing odour instantly. Up to 80% reduction in hydrogen Read More…

Benefits Of Using Pumice Lightweight Aggregate In Construction

Pumice Aggregate is seen as a preferred choice to other materials in construction due to its lightweight. Where the pumice is a third lighter than other materials, it is easily and cheaply transported by either men on site or by haulage. When the pumice is used in a concrete mix, it increases the elasticity of the product, providing a more flexible compound. This is beneficial for high rise buildiRead More…