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MEMBRANE SEPARATIONS The most rapidly advances area of filtration technology. There are three major types of membrane-based filtration techniques: (1) microfiltration , (2) ultrafiltration , and (3) reverse osmosis They are classed according to the particle size they commonly remove from solutions.
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There are three major types of membrane-based filtration techniques: microfiltration , ultrafiltration , and reverse osmosis. Types of membrane filtration
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Microfiltration Retain particles as small as 0.1 m m. - They retain even the smallest bacteria. - They will not retain dissolved proteins. Used extensively in bioprocesses as sterile filter for both liquid and gas streams. They are used to filter-sterilize heat-sensitive media. Types of membrane filtration
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