Sorbents

Many industries are using ‘melt-blown’ polypropylene sorbents for cleaning up spilled liquids such as oil, water, coolant or even chemicals. Sorbents are available in a variety of forms like pads, rolls, booms, pillows and microfibers. 


Benefits

  • Easy to use and easier to remove than traditional ‘grains
  • Absorbs 10 to 25 times their own weight
  • Less product required, therefore lower waste disposal costs
  • Environmentally conscious, after incineration only a very minimal percentage of ash residue remains
  • Extensive chemical resistance

Application

  • WHITE: Just takes on (absorbs) hydrocarbons and is water repellent
  • GREY: Universal absorbency of hydrocarbons, chemicals and water
  • YELLOW: Universal absorbency of hydrocarbons, chemicals and water  

Arivic sorbents