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Calcite Media (1/2 Cubic Ft)

CAL-50-BAG by Nelsen
List Price: $79.99
Our Price: $72.81
Savings: $7.18 (9%)
Weight: 45 lbs

Description

1/2 Cubic Foot Acid Neutralization Media. Acidic waters on contact with Calcite slowly dissolve the calcium carbonate media to raise the pH which reduces the potential leaching of copper, lead and other metals found in typical plumbing systems. Advantages: l High uniformity coefficient for maximum contact for controlled pH correction l Slower reacting l Inexpensive Physical Properties: l Color - Near White l Density - 100 lbs./cu. ft. l Composition - CaCO3, 95% minimum - MgCO3, 3.0% maximum Conditions for Operation: l pH - 5 - 6 l Bed Depth - 24 - 30 in. l Backwash Rate - 8-12 GPM/sq. ft. l Backwash Bed Expansion - 35% of bed depth l. Printer-friendly version.