ResinTech CGS-BL is a dark colored sodium form standard crosslinked gel strong acid cation resin. CGS-BL is optimized for residential applications that require good regeneration efficiency and high capacity. ResinTech CGS-BL is intended for use in all residential and commercial softening applications that do not have significant amounts of chlorine in the feedwater. CGS-BL is supplied in the sodium form.
RESIDENTIAL SOFTENING APPLICATIONS
Resin parameters are optimized for residential softeners
• LOW COLOR THROW
• SUPERIOR PHYSICAL STABILITY
93% plus sphericity and high crush strengths together with carefully controlled particle distribution provides long life
and low pressure drop
• COMPLIES WITH US FDA REGULATIONS
Conforms to paragraph 21CFR173.25 of the Food Additives Regulations of the US FDA
Polymer Structure: Styrene/DVB
Polymer Type: Gel
Functional Group: Sulfonic Acid
Physical Form: Spherical beads
Ionic Form as shipped: Sodium
Total Capacity Sodium form: >1.7 meq/mL
Water Retention Sodium form: 40 to 52 percent
Approximate Shipping Weight Sodium form: 50 lbs./cu.ft.
Screen Size Distribution (U.S. mesh): 16 to 50
Maximum Fines Content (<50 mesh): 1 percent Minimum Sphericity: 90 percent Uniformity Coefficient: 1.6 approx. Resin Color: Brown to black SUGGESTED OPERATING CONDITIONS: Maximum continuous temperature Sodium form: 250˚F Minimum bed depth: 24 inches Backwash expansion: 25 to 50 percent Maximum pressure loss: 25 psi Operating pH range: 0 to 14 SU Regenerant Concentration Salt cycle: 10 to 15 percent NaCl Regenerant level: 4 to 15 lbs./cu.ft. Regenerant flow rate: 0.5 to 1.5 gpm/cu.ft. Regenerant contact time: >20 minutes
Displacement flow rate: Same as dilution water
Displacement volume: 10 to 15 gallons/cu.ft.
Rinse flow rate: Same as service flow
Rinse volume: 35 to 60 gallons/cu.ft.
Service flow rate: 1 to 10 gpm/cu.ft.