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Adsorption dryers are part of every modern compressed air and energy supply. The adsorbent type, an essential component of each adsorption dryer, is defined by the quality of the product air but also has a major effect on efficiency of the whole drying system. BASF offers wide variety of high performance desiccants to meet the stringent specs of modern industrial compressed air systems.

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13 XBF Molecular Sieve

BASF 13XBF Molecular Sieve is a synthetic crystalline aluminosilicate with a regular micropore structure.

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13X Molecular Sieve

BASF 13X Molecular Sieve is a synthetic crystalline aluminosilicate with a regular micropore structure.

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3A Molecular Sieve

BASF 3A Molecular Sieve is a synthetic crystalline aluminosilicate with a regular micropore structure.

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4A-BF Molecular Sieve

BASF 4ABF Molecular Sieve is a widely used adsorbent for many different applications. BASF 4A exhibits high water adsorption capacity at low partial pressures and at temperatures up to 100 °C. This binder-free Molecular Sieve has both higher zeolite content and enhanced availability of the internal pore structure compared to the bindercontaining analog, resulting in substantially improved performance.

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5A Molecular Sieve

BASF 5A Molecular Sieve is a synthetic crystalline aluminosilicate with a regular micropore structure.

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Adsorbent Solutions Compressed Air Drying

The compression of humid ambient air, for example in an industrial application, produces liquid water by condensation. If the application does not allow moisture for chemical-physical reasons or danger arises due to the precipitation of the moisture, the air must be dried before compression.

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Contacts: Artem Vityuk

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Application Green Hydrogen

Green Hydrogen refers to hydrogen generated by electrolysis with electrical energy generated by regenerative sources (wind, solar, water).

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BASF Sorbead®Air R

Sorbead® Air R is an alumino-silicate gel in our line of highly efficient adsorbents ideally suited for the compressed air market.

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F 200

Activated Alumina for Liquid and Gas Drying BASF F-200 is a smooth sphere of activated alumina produced by BASF’s unique manufacturing process. F200 is an excellent desiccant for drying a wide variety of liquids and gases. Although all molecules are adsorbed to some extent on F-200 activated alumina, those molecules having the highest polarity are preferentially absorbed. Stream conditions such as pressure, concentration and molecular weight of the molecules, temperature and site competing molecules affect the efficiency of adsorption. F-200 is available in nominal sizes of 1/16", 1/8", 3/16" and 1/4" spheres.

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Molecular sieve 4 AG11

BASF 4AG11 Molecular Sieve is a specialty 4A molecular sieve created for higher stability in the toughest environments. BASF 4AG11 exhibits high water adsorption capacity at low partial pressures and at temperatures up to 100 °C.

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Molecular Sieve Brochure

The strength of BASF is combined with the experience and expertise of our chemists and engineers to produce BASF Molecular Sieve Adsorbents. Our products and services meet and exceed our customers’ expectations and requirements due to our complete commitment to quality. Trust BASF Molecular Sieve Adsorbents to make a difference because we make adsorbents differently

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Sorbead® Orange Chameleon®

BASF Sorbead® Orange CHAMELEON® is an indicating silica gel for moisture control, used where processes and products need to be protected from the negative effects of humidity and moisture.

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Contacts: Dr. Margaret Greene

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Sorbead®Air WS

Sorbead® Air WS is an alumino-silicate gel in our line of highly efficient adsorbents ideally suited for the compressed air market.

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