Vegetable Extracts

extractos-vegetales-1From the distillation of plants and plant extracts and essential oils are obtained derivatives nowadays widely used for the cosmetic, pharmaceutical and other industries.

In the process of manufacture of these products can be used different filter medias. From a first metallic screening, filtration through filter paper or filter paper folded-depth filter plates.

The amount of liquid to be filtered will be a very important factor when using one system or another.

For small volumes to filtrate our recommendation is to use folded filter papers type 117-F or 600-F which are very open and highly efficient for these applications. In the case of the availability of a filter press may use various filter papers the most common being: SM-350, SM-500 and SM-650.