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Bulk Sorbent


Orderable Items SKC offers the most advanced sorbent technology available. SKC's consistent sorbent mesh size means uniform back pressure and breakthrough volumes for your sampling. SKC produces its sorbents in large batches to ensure availability. Look for the SKC Anasorb trademark that identifies SKC proprietary sorbents in air sampling methods. SKC Anasorb -- a trademark of quality.



  • Superior sorbent materials

  • Meet stringent specifications for environmental applications

  • Undergo extensive cleaning procedures to assure low backgrounds

  • Wide range of sorbents available

  • Economical

  • SKC – over 35 years of experience in sorbent technology

 


 


 


 

Performance Profile

Sorbent Name Description
(Mesh Size)
Sampling Properties Cat. No.
(Amt.)
Anasorb 727 Polystyrene-based polymer
(20/40)
High surface area

Very unreactive

Extremely hydrophobic for wide range of compounds with boiling points between 50 and 200 C

All-purpose sorbent for analysis by thermal or solvent desorption

Recommended Temperature Limit 250 C
(Maximum temperature limit with a nitrogen purge)
Special order
Anasorb 747 Beaded active carbon
(20/40)
High surface area

Eapacity for organic vapors similar to petroleum-based and coconut-shell charcoal

Effective collector of non-polar and polar organic compounds

Normally used with solvent desorption

Recommended Temperature Limit 350 C
(Maximum temperature limit with a nitrogen purge)
P226200
(100 grams)
Anasorb CSC Coconut-shell Charcoal,
Lot 2000 (20/40)
High surface area for sampling a broad range of primarily non-polar compounds

Recommended Temperature Limit 900 C
(Maximum temperature limit with a nitrogen purge)
P2260101
(100 grams)

P2260102
(24 grams)
Anasorb GCB1 Graphitized Carbon Black
(20/40)
(60/80)
Moderate surface area (100 m2/gm)

Suitable for sampling compounds of intermediate to high volatility

Equivalent to Carbopack B

Recommended Temperature Limit 400 C
(Maximum temperature limit with a nitrogen purge)
P226128
(10 grams, 20/40 mesh)

P226132
(10 grams, 60/80 mesh)
Anasorb GCB2 Graphitized Carbon Black
(20/40)
Low surface area (10 to 13 m2/gm)

Useful in collecting semi-volatile organic compounds

Equivalent to Carbopack C

Recommended Temperature Limit 400 C
(Maximum temperature limit with a nitrogen purge)
P226127
(10 grams)
Anasorb JXC Charcoal derived from residue of petroleum products (20/40) High surface area for sampling a wide range of both polar and non-polar products

Recommended Temperature Limit 750 C
(Maximum temperature limit with a nitrogen purge)
P2263601
(100 grams)
Tenax® TA Porous polymer
(20/35)
(35/60)
Low surface area

Suitable for medium to high boiling compounds widely used in thermal desorption applications

Suitable for use in EPA Method TO-1

Recommended Temperature Limit 350 C
(Maximum temperature limit with a nitrogen purge)
P226126
(10 grams, 20/35 mesh)

P226125 (10 grams, 35/60 mesh)
Tenax GR Tenax/graphite composite
(20/35)
Low surface area

Extends the range of Tenax to lower boiling compounds

Widely used in thermal desorption applications

Recommended Temperature Limit 350 C
(Maximum temperature limit with a nitrogen purge)
P226124
(10 grams)
XAD®-2 Polystyrene/divinyl benzene-based polymer
(20/60)
Moderate surface area

Hydrophobic suitable for sampling polyaromatic hydrocarbons and chlorinated pesticides

Normally used with solvent desorption

Recommended Temperature Limit 190 C
(Maximum temperature limit with a nitrogen purge)
P226201
(100 grams)
Silica Gel Amorphous, synthetic silicon dioxide
(20/40)
High surface area and very hydrophilic

Used in the collection of aliphatic and aromatic amines chlorinated phenols, and some alcohols

Recommended Temperature Limit 300 C
(Maximum temperature limit with a nitrogen purge)
P22610
(100 grams)
Anasorb C300 Manganese dioxide/copper oxide catalyst
(20/40)
Moderate surface area

Suitable for sampling elemental mercury vapor

Recommended Temperature Limit 500 C
(Maximum temperature limit with a nitrogen purge)
P226171
(100 grams)

 


 


 


 


Custom Sorbents Available
For specific applications, SKC will manufacture sorbents to meet your specific requirements. Download the Custom Sorbent Order Form in PDF format. Complete the form and fax it to your SKC representative or contact your SKC representative or call the SKC Sales Department at 724-941-9701 for more information.